Tissue engineering in surgery.

  • Jeff P Garner
  • Published 2004 in
    The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of…
The demands for repair and renewal of worn out or injured human tissue continue to increase and it is now apparent that this demand cannot be met from human donors. A partial solution may be found in living related and trans-species transplantation but these approaches invoke the problems of disease transfer and ethical dilemmas. Tissue engineering is a new… CONTINUE READING