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Anthony Atala: Regenerative medicine: New approaches to health care

Anthony Atala (M.D., director, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine; chairman, department of urology, Wake Forest School of Medicine) part of the "Rebuilding the baby boomer: Spare parts for the 21st century" panel at Health Journalism 2009, delivered a presentation titled "Regenerative medicine: New approaches to health care." In his presentation, Atala explained the history and specifics of regenerative medicine and tissue regeneration, helping the assembled journalists better understand this growing field.