Regenerative Immunology: Pushing Biomaterials Beyond Tissue Repair
Corresponding AuthorJudite Novais Barbosa
i3S, Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde, Universidade do Porto, Rua Alfredo Allen, Porto, Portugal
A B S T R A C T
In this short review, we discuss how the paradigm in the development of new biomaterials has shifted over the last years and the growing idea that the immune system is of key importance in an effective tissue repair and regeneration. The immune system is currently considered crucial for tissue regeneration, leading to the emerging concept of Regenerative Immunology.
Article TypeReview Article
Publication historyReceived: Wed 27, May 2020
Accepted: Tue 09, Jun 2020
Published: Wed 30, Sep 2020
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