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New procedure repairs severed nerves in minutes

American scientists believe a new procedure to repair severed nerves could result in patients recovering in days or weeks, rather than months or years. The team used a cellular mechanism similar to that used by many invertebrates to repair damage to nerve axons. Their results are published today in the Journal of Neuroscience Research.

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One comment on “New procedure repairs severed nerves in minutes

  1. This is absolutely fascinating, let’s hope that it will be readily available for the numerous people who suffer from nerves damage.

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