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Transforming healthcare through regenerative medicine

Zita M. Jessop, Ayesha Al-Sabah, Wendy Francis Orcid Logo, Iain S. Whitaker

BMC Medicine, Volume: 14, Issue: 1

Swansea University Author: Wendy Francis Orcid Logo

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DOI (Published version): 10.1186/s12916-016-0669-4

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Regenerative medicine therapies, underpinned by the core principles of rejuvenation, regeneration and replacement, are shifting the paradigm in healthcare from symptomatic treatment in the 20th century to curative treatment in the 21st century. By addressing the reasons behind the rapid expansion of...

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Published in: BMC Medicine
Published: 2016
URI: https://cronfa.swan.ac.uk/Record/cronfa29742
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Abstract: Regenerative medicine therapies, underpinned by the core principles of rejuvenation, regeneration and replacement, are shifting the paradigm in healthcare from symptomatic treatment in the 20th century to curative treatment in the 21st century. By addressing the reasons behind the rapid expansion of regenerative medicine research and presenting an overview of current clinical trials, we explore the potential of regenerative medicine to reshape modern healthcare.
College: Swansea University Medical School
Issue: 1