Monitoring Nerve Growth Factor Release From Silk Films For Peripheral Nerve Regeneration

Grainger, Julianne
2009

Peripheral nerve damage is a severe problem that can lead to pain or even loss of limb function. Current clinical methods of treating peripheral nerve damage are not satisfactory. To have more control over regenerating peripheral nerves, researchers are creating nerve conduits. Much research has been done on creating nerve conduits, but poor material choice and lack of growth promoters, such as ne... read more

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Department of Biomedical Engineering
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