Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pig model to help research on human knee growth, injury treatment

05/16/2017 03:08 PM EDT

Stephanie Cone examines MRIs of pig knees

Medical and biomedical engineering researchers have published research on how the knees of pigs compare to human knees at various stages of maturity--a finding that will advance research by this group and others on injury treatment in young people.

Full story at https://news.ncsu.edu/2017/05/pig-knee-model-2017/

North Carolina State University

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