samzenpus from the sound-of-adipose dept.
Zothecula writes "Researchers at London's Great Ormond Street Hospital aim to grow a human ear via stem cells taken from a patient's fat tissue. Relatively little attention has been given to the reconstruction of damaged cartilage around the cranial area, however the new method is hoped to modernize this area of reconstructive surgery."
The reason that every major university maintains a department of
mathematics is that it's cheaper than institutionalizing all those people.