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Experiment grows new muscle in injured legs

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An experimental implant using part of a pig bladder, along with regular physical therapy, coaxed new muscle tissue to grow in old, debilitating leg injuries. It's a small first step in the complex quest for regenerative medicine. (June 12) Video provided by AP


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