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Mouse toes partially regrown after amputation thanks to two proteins

Two proteins appear to be linked to regenerationHero Images/Getty By Yvaine Ye A pair of proteins could help regenerate amputated limbs. When applied to amputated toes, the proteins encouraged both bone and joint growth in mice. Joints are structurally complex, so even for animals that can regrow their lost limbs, rarely can they regenerate their joints… Read More »