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Consider the axolotl: our great hope of regeneration?

10 mins | Dec 4, 2019
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Could salamanders be the great hope of regenerative medicine? Scott Sayare writing in Aeon magazine looks at the evolutionary advantages of the axolotl salamander. Reflecting on how science and medicine could allow regeneration in humans, the 'species of scars'.
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