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Skin Graft

Parasite Inspires New Surgical Technique

Posted 04.16.2013 | Science

By: Tanya Lewis, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/16/2013 11:12 AM EDT on LiveScience A parasitic worm that latches onto the intestines of...

Rare Cloned Skin Grafts Help Burned South African Girl

AP | KIM CHAKANETSA | Posted 06.12.2012 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- A 3-year-old South African girl who suffered severe burns over 80 percent of her body after an accident at a family barbecue has succe...

Cara Santa Maria

WATCH: Pain And Progress In Burn Care (NSFW) | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 01.21.2013 | Science

What actually happens to the body when it catches fire, and what technological advances in burn treatment await on the horizon?2012-04-09-Screenshot20120409at11.24.01AM.png

Scientists Create skin fast from stem cells

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

French scientists have found a way to create human skin rapidly from stem cells, a discovery that could save the lives of many burns victims who are v...