MadSci Network: Development

Subject: Why can't we regrow body parts?

Date: Mon Oct 13 12:57:51 1997
Posted by Doug Rousch
Grade level: 10-12
School: Granite Bay HS
City: Granite Bay State/Province: CA
Country: USA
Area of science: Development
ID: 876765471.Dv
If the body can regenerate cells to the extent of 'healing' cuts, 
abrasions, . . . . . then why can't it continue that and regenerate (a 
la seastar)say, a cut off hand?

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