DAVID GRANOVSKY

Heart Repair Patch Improvements

In SCIENCE & STEM CELLS on October 8, 2009 at 2:14 pm

Major Improvements Made In Engineering Heart Repair Patches From Stem Cells

ScienceDaily (Oct. 7, 2009) — University of Washington (UW) researchers have succeeded in engineering human tissue patches free of some problems that have stymied stem-cell repair for damaged hearts.

The disk-shaped patches can be fabricated in sizes ranging from less than a millimeter to a half-inch in diameter.

via Major Improvements Made In Engineering Heart Repair Patches From Stem Cells.

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