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re·gen·er·ate

(rē-jen'ĕr-āt),
To renew; to reproduce.
[L. re- genero, pp. -atus, to reproduce, fr. genus (gener-), birth, race]

regenerate

(rĭ-jĕn′ə-rāt′)
v. regener·ated, regener·ating, regener·ates
v.tr.
Biology To replace (a lost or damaged organ or part) by the formation of new tissue.
v.intr.
To effect regeneration: Can the damaged nerves regenerate?
adj. (-ər-ĭt)
Formed by regeneration: regenerate tissue.

re·gen′er·a·ble (-ər-ə-bəl) adj.
re·gen′er·ate·ly adv.
re·gen′er·a′tor n.
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Washington, December 21 ( ANI ): In a new study, researchers have pinpointed a molecular mechanism needed to unleash the heart's ability to regenerate, a critical step toward developing eventual therapies for damage suffered following a heart attack.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers pinpointed a molecular mechanism needed to unleash the heart's ability to regenerate, a critical step toward developing eventual therapies for damage suffered following a heart attack.
But the "death of personality" sentence regenerates time only for the condemned.
The principal product, Emdogain, which is approved for sale in Europe, North America and Japan naturally regenerates the supporting structure that the tooth has lost due to periodontal disease.
The team of researchers, led by Dr Aziz Aboobaker, a Research Councils UK Fellow in the School of Biology, found that planarian worms regenerates its body parts, including a head and brain, through a gene called 'Smed-prep'.
DMZ drying systems feature desiccant rotor that spins and regenerates continuously, constantly feeding fresh desiccant to process.