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Mar 25, 2016

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Wound healing could be enhanced with modified maggots

Wound healing could be enhanced with modified maggots

Posted in : Dermatologist, Frontpage on by : doctorac
  • Researchers have genetically engineered maggots so they help wound healing by doing more than eat dead flesh and kill microbes. The modified fly larvae also produce and release a hormone – a human growth factor – that actively stimulates cell ..