Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

October 08, 2005
Cells from amniotic fluid used to tissue-engineer a new trachea
Researchers at Children's Hospital Boston report using tissue engineering to reconstruct defective windpipes in fetal lambs, first using cells from the amniotic fluid to grow sections of cartilage tube, and then implanting these living grafts into the lambs while still in the womb.

Elsevier announces a publishing partnership with the Ambulatory Pediatric Association
-- World-leading scientific and medical publisher Elsevier is pleased to announce that it has formed a publishing partnership with the Ambulatory Pediatric Association.
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