Tuesday, 10 January 2017

A Drug Meant for Alzheimer’s Treatment Regrows Human Teeth

quote [ Researchers at King’s College released a study today stating they’ve discovered a medicine that can prompt teeth to regrow over cavities or injuries. The study was published this week in Scientific Reports. ]

Wish this was available when I was a kid. Original paper in extended.

[SFW] [science & technology] [+6 Interesting]
[by midden@11:59pmGMT]

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donnie said @ 12:03am GMT on 11th Jan [Score:1 Underrated]
knumbknutz said @ 12:49am GMT on 11th Jan
They need to market it as a boner enhancer, that way it gets fast tracked through the FDA like viagara was
HP Lovekraftwerk said @ 1:55am GMT on 11th Jan
They need to aim higher for Alzheimer's, though. About four inches higher and more towards the middle of the skull.
midden said @ 3:09am GMT on 11th Jan
Based on this study, they need to give up on the oral delivery and pack patient's brains with drug-soaked collagen sponges.
rylex said @ 4:51am GMT on 11th Jan
yay stem cells!
hellboy said @ 7:57am GMT on 11th Jan
For about 10 more days.

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