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Can we regrow fingers?

  1. Aug 5, 2009 #1
    Is it possible?
     
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  3. Aug 5, 2009 #2

    mgb_phys

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    You can regrow a finger tip, including the nail. Very young children can regrow slightly more.
     
  4. Aug 5, 2009 #3

    arildno

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    Not as yet.

    Stem cell research, of various kinds, MIGHT, in the (very) distant future, be able to come up with techniques for regrowth of lost limbs/appendages.

    Neither you or I will live long enough to experience it, though..
     
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