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Genetically modified pigskin applied to the human wound

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Pigskin genetically modified to close a person’s wound: This is the goal achieved for the first time in the history of xenotransplantation by doctors at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). The success of this procedure shows that tissue from genetically treated animals can be successfully used to close a human wound. When the deep wounds caused by burns have to… Read more »