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Cool Nanotechnology Keeps Cryopreserved Tissues Intact


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Cool Nanotechnology Keeps Cryopreserved Tissues Intact

One of the major obstacles to transplant medicine may soon melt away, thanks to a technique that uses nanoparticles to rapidly rewarm delicate frozen tissues. The method , published in the 1 March issue of Science Translational Medicine , could help make organ banks a viable option for transplant surgeons, said John Bischof of the University of Minnesota, the senior author on the study.


By AAAS, USA.


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