Monday, May 3, 2010

Closing Wounds With Light.

Because getting stitches is so last season...."so seal my flesh wound with a flash of green light please!"
Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital, working with funds from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, recently completed a pilot study to determine the effectiveness of light bonding compared to traditional stitches. The study involved patients who had skin lesions removed and needed stitches.

via popsci

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