TITLE

Update on Olfactory Transplantation

AUTHOR(S)
Johnston, S. Laurence
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
PN;Nov2008, Vol. 62 Issue 11, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an update on olfactory transplantations discussed in the August 2008 Healing Options program. It notes that the olfactory tissue transplant in an injured cord aims to restore its function after a spinal cord injury (SCI). A summary of several SCI-related olfactory transplantation programs that have emerged, including operations by Dr.Carlos Lima and colleagues Dr. Hongyun Huang and Dr. Samuel Rabinoch, is also provided.
ACCESSION #
34716222

 

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