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Researchers Use Stem Cells to Regenerate Muscle Nearly as Strong
April 8, 2014 9:00 PM   Subscribe

Scientists Progress in Quest to Grow Muscle Tissue in Labs - "The researchers are now working on optimizing the growth of human muscle tissue, including finding a way to get blood flow to the tissue, the best source of cells and the best growing medium for the cells."
posted by kliuless (5 comments total) 6 users marked this as a favorite

 
Do they even lift?
posted by escabeche at 9:05 PM on April 8 [2 favorites]


I look forward to the All-Drug Olympics and all of our consumer electronics getting Cronenbergian.
posted by XMLicious at 9:36 PM on April 8 [1 favorite]


But how does it taste?
posted by blue_beetle at 10:02 PM on April 8 [2 favorites]


(sits here, idly wondering about Gibsonian muscle-grafting as he contemplates another slog at the gym later today)
posted by Thistledown at 4:53 AM on April 9


Waiting for that re-grown liver, myself.
posted by kjs3 at 8:54 AM on April 9


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