Friday, 20 January 2012

Synthetic Windpipe Transplant Boost For Tissue Engineering

Surgeons in Sweden replaced an American patient's cancerous windpipe with a scaffold built from nanofibers and seeded with the patient's stem cells. Lead surgeon Dr. Paolo Macchiarini discusses the procedure and the benefits of tissue-engineered synthetic organs.


Zsa Zsa Gabor Ali Fedotowsky Dina Lohan Angelina Jolie Will Smith Savannah Brinson Heidi Montag