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Dressing

Kit Parker

Plants and animals inspire tissue-restoring dressings

Engineers have developed two new nano ber dressings that accelerate healing and improve tissue regeneration. Both dressings — created by researchers at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering — use naturally occurring proteins to promote healing and regrow tissue. The team described…

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