In the January/Febuary 2018 issue, discover our special feature called "Biomaterials : The ongoing quest to repair our bodies". Published every two months, Inserm’s Science&Santé magazine illustrates discoveries, debates and issues from the ever-evolving field of biomedical research.
From wooden teeth in Ancient Egyptian times to artificial blood vessels andl arynxes, to ceramics containing stem cells to regenerate bone – humans have always attempted to replace defective organs. What is the current state of play in the field of regenerative medicine? What are the latest innovations? What are the biomaterials of the future? What will they be used for? And what are the new challenges facing researchers, engineers and doctors in their ongoing quest to repair the human body?
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