New hope for spinal cord injuries: Silk from moths can be used to stabilize the injury and promote repair, according to experts

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(Natural News) British scientists have discovered a novel method of treating spinal cord injuries: modified silk from the Chinese Oak Silkmoth (Antheraea pernyi). By cleaning and sterilizing the silk produced by the larvae of this species, the researchers claim that this material could support nerve cell growth throughout affected areas of the spine. As of…

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