• A New Genetic Factor Could Allow Adult Skin to Repair Itself Like a Baby's

    21 days ago - By New Beauty

    A recent scientific discovery by researchers at Washington State University could lead to more effective skin wound and scar treatments in the future. In a study published in eLife last week, a genetic factor was identified in mice that allows adult skin to repair itself like the skin of a newborn baby. Of course the goal is not to make a 50-year-old look like a toddler-nor would anyone want that-but the findings could prove helpful in dermatology (making skin behave, and therefore look, younger) and other areas of medicine down the road.
    According to the study, which was performed on...
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