New Duke Research Holds Promise for New Treatments to Repair Degenerative Tissue

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New Duke Research Holds Promise for New Treatments to Repair Degenerative Tissue

Techniques include gene editing and enhancing body's own repair mechanisms

From gene editing to stimulating the body’s innate mechanisms of tissue repair, Duke scientists and engineers are tackling different ways to someday provide treatments for patients with injury or degeneration of musculoskeletal tissues.

Story originally published by Duke Today

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