Using Genetically Modified Maggots to Heal Humans — Around the Globe

Perhaps not for the squeamish, maggot debridement therapy (MDT) is a process in which fly larvae, maggots, are applied to non-healing wounds to help promote healing. The maggots eat dead tissue and secrete anti-microbial factors. This process is especially useful for treating diabetic foot ulcers, which have a hard time healing, and not infrequently result […]

via Using Genetically Modified Maggots to Heal Humans — Around the Globe

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G. Sherwood

This project has been ongoing for over 10 years and it required many breaks and gigs and gigs of research. The subject isn't easy but it is important in my view. Thanks for stopping by. Feel free to drop me a line.

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