UCSF Scientists Develop New Strategy for Nerve Repair

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Nerve Damage

Using the latest advances in microtechnology, a team of UCSF scientists has developed a novel strategy for repairing the nerve damage that occurs in injuries to the nervous system.


The scientists, in conjunction with scientists elsewhere, have also developed a device to carry out the approach, which involves conducting microsurgery at the molecular level of the cell.

The technique, reported in the October 2005

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