View Full Version : Doctors grow a human  bladder

04-04-2006, 12:53 PM
Have you seen this? It is amazing!

MSNBC (http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/12136506/) - Lab-grown organs are science fiction no longer
Engineered bladders transplanted into 7 patients in ‘startling’ advance.

A doctor at the Institute for Regenerative Medicine at Wake Forest University School of Medicine dips a specially constructed biodegradable mold, shaped like a bladder, and seeded with human bladder cells, into a growth solution at Wake Forest Uinversity in Winston-Salem, N.C.

04-04-2006, 12:54 PM
This is just so amazing!

04-04-2006, 02:34 PM
I think that it's amazing!!!

04-04-2006, 04:29 PM
If you get a chance to read the article, it tells you how they operated on this girl to give her a new bladder and it worked! WOW!