Fracture Putty Speeds Bone Healing

Fracture Putty Speeds Bone Healing
Researchers have developed a gel they are calling 'fracture putty,' able to speed the healing and regeneration of bones .

The team from the University of Georgia created the gel by using the adult stem cells that create a protein that promotes bone healing. The stem cells were incorporated into a gel, which the researchers are calling 'fracture putty.' The putty was inserted into bone fractures in rats, which help them heal completely in less than two weeks.

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Is your product sold in South Africa?
Posted by Kim Moriarty on February 17, 2012

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