Wednesday January 17th 2018

UH biomedical engineer pursues nerve regeneration

(University of Houston) Injuries and certain degenerative diseases — including Parkinson’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and multiple sclerosis — can disrupt the nervous system, posing a challenge for scientists seeking ways to repair the damage. A biomedical engineer from the University of Houston will use a $1.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to determine how best to spur nerve regeneration. (Source: EurekAlert! – Medicine and Health)

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