KLRN SciTech Now

July 7, 2017 | Breakthrough for reconstructions after mastec

Season 2 Episode 23 | 26m 46s

Two graduate students from the University of Texas at San Antonio have collaborated to form a new medical start-up company called NovoThelium. The company researches how to use bioengineered scaffolds to allow women to regenerate nipples after a mastectomy. This revolutionary technology could be the next breakthrough for cosmetic reconstructions after mastectomies.

Aired: 07/07/17

Rating: NR

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