Published in Women's Health Weekly, May 31st, 2001
"The method we are studying would make use of the body's own cells," said Dr. Eser Yuksel, an assistant professor of surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. "We want to avoid the use of any implant material in reconstructive surgery and the transfer of tissue from other places on the body."
Growing cells at the surgical site would lessen complications that can result from using artificial implants or transplanted tissue, he said.
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