WATCH: Military scientists develop spray-on skin gun

National Geographic recently documented a new technology developed by military scientists, that can regrow skin.

From Jörg Gerlach, a researcher with the McGown Institute for Regenerative Medicine, explained the technology to National Geographic’s Explorer: Doctors mix stem cells from the patient’s healthy skin with water to create a serum, which they then load into the skin cell gun and apply “like paint spray” to the wounded area. The result is likened to a salamander growing a new tail: The tissue regenerates.

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  • DAVE

    Absolutley AMAZING!!