Implantable, biodegradable devices speed nerve regeneration in rats

Implantable, biodegradable devices speed nerve regeneration in rats

Implantable, biodegradable devices speed nerve regeneration in rats

Peripheral nerve injuries leave people with tingling, numbness and weakness in their arms, hands and legs. Researchers have developed an implantable, bioabsorbable device that speeds recovery in rats by stimulating injured nerves with electricity.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181008114558.htm