Episode 108: Regenerative Medicine - Generating Discussion

In this week’s episode, Jonathan Sackier, surgeon, innovator, and entrepreneur, explores the history and uses of regenerative medicine while highlighting its different to transplantation. Comparing the protein P53 to Kim Kardashian, Jonathan contemplates the uses of other proteins as well as the different types of regenerative medicine, including gene therapies and the use of petroleum-based prosthetics. He even provides hints to his latest project in the field and elaborates on the use of scaffolding in regenerative medicine.