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Perspectives on the use of Stem Cells and Plastic Surgery

There is no technology other than stem cells that has created such big hype in the medical field in the recent past. There are diverse opinions involving ethical issues in research and therapeutic applications. The ability to reprogram adult stem cells so that they behave like embryonic stem cells has opened up many possibilities in… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 30 2013
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Giuseppe Baronio And The Origins Of Free Skin Grafting

The publication of “Degli Innesti Animali” (On grafting in Animals) by Giuseppe Baronio (1759-1811) in 1804, the first account of experimental autologous skin transplantation in a ram, marks the beginning of a new era for plastic surgery – the demonstration that skin transfer in the same individual is possible and successful. Giuseppe Baronio — His… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 30 2013
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