Great leaps forward thanks to new methods

Self-healing powers like a superhero on the big screen? That’s the aim of regenerative medicine; at least in a very broad sense. This promising field of biomedicine is currently highly dynamic with innovative technologies and development. New methods are designed to help propel medicine into a whole new sphere.


Photo: pipette in petri dish  ©

In tissue engineering, tissue is produced in a petri dish. Here, transplants that are not rejected are created using the patient’s cells; ©