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What are necessary parameters for a tissue scaffold to be biodegradable?`

I am a mechanical engineer with little biological experience, but I have recently been looking at tissue scaffoldings. My current understanding is as follows, but may be flawed. I would appreciate ...
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what is the role of granulation tissue in bone fracture repair

When a bone fractures, let's say with a large enough gap that repair has to occur through secondary healing, vessel rupture will result in a hemorrhage that then coagulates, there's inflammation that ...
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How are negligibly senescent animals dealing with senescent cell buildup?

Well known animals like the rougheye rockfish, which can be bought from the fish market, appear to be negligily senecent. Senecent cell buildup appears to play a key role in senecence, in mice at ...
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Do any animal have a tendon repair process that is more efficient than in humans?

Tendon injuries are notoriously slow to heal for humans, and quite often do not heal properly due to a variety of reasons. Do any animal have a tendon repair process that is more efficient than in ...
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