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Spider Silk Could Repair Human Ligaments


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- 4567 days ago - livescience.com
Tufts University in Medford, Mass., have found that spider webs could be used as scaffolds for regenerating ligaments damaged in one of the world's most common knee injuries



   

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Eric Gilmartin (361)
Wednesday October 18, 2006, 12:46 pm
Amazing, the genius of Nature!
 

seaspirit christie (113)
Thursday October 19, 2006, 3:17 am
we have been using spiders web to help heal cuts since at least the 5th centry, you can tell the cut I did to the ones that were taken to the docs, mine had no scar left behind
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday October 19, 2006, 6:53 am
Chrisite that is awesome. This was NEWS to me and exciting. Thanks for your infmation. Peace
 

Blackcat Prowl (182)
Thursday October 19, 2006, 10:08 pm
Tendon repair is one area a LOT of study should be going on in!
 

Sarah S (73)
Friday October 20, 2006, 2:06 am
natural medicine at its best!
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday October 21, 2006, 10:44 am
Natural remedies combined with technology to help for real .Isnt it a lovely thought? thankyou for posting
 

Karen G (9)
Sunday October 22, 2006, 8:32 pm
Isn't it amazing how long it has taken drs to discover the truth in what they used to scoff at as 'old wives tales'??? I am truly grateful that they are beginning to see the benefits of some of these remedies, but saddened to think about how many have been lost. I believe our vitamins, minerals and herbs will cure a lot more then drug companies want us to know about, as they do not want to be able to 'cure' people as this will reduce their revenue, much like oil companies don't want us to replace oil as an energy solution.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday September 11, 2014, 9:53 am
Fascinating!
 
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