Dec 12, 2022

Cellular ‘Glue’ to Regenerate Tissues, Heal Wounds, and Regrow Nerves

Posted by in categories: biotech/medical, life extension

Summary: Researchers engineered cells containing customized adhesion molecules that bind to specific cell partners in predictable ways to form complex multicellular entities. The discovery is a major step toward building new tissue and organs.

Source: UCSF

Researchers at UC San Francisco (UCSF) have engineered molecules that act like “cellular glue,” allowing them to direct in precise fashion how cells bond with each other. The discovery represents a major step toward building tissues and organs, a long-sought goal of regenerative medicine.

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