New muscle strands thanks to stem cell hydrogel

New muscle strands thanks to stem cell hydrogel

 

Hydrogel delivered stem cells called muscle satellite cells integrate to form new muscle strands, in green, along with existing muscle tissue, in red. Yellow strands may descend from existing muscle cells and from delivered MuSCs.

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology, Nanotechnology and Nanoscience
Keywords
nanohydrogel, hydrogel, muscle satellite cell, Stem Cell, elderly and medication, Old Age, Aging and Disease, aging, Muscle Regeneration, Muscle Repair, diaphragm muscle replacement, Diaphragm, Duchene muscular dystrophy, elderly adults
Status
  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: Aug 15, 2018 - 1:48pm
  • Last Updated: Aug 15, 2018 - 1:48pm