• Bioengineering in action

    Bioengineering in action

    IMPROVING NERVE REPAIR IN THE HAND OR FOREARM AFTER ACCIDENTS

Maximising the potential for nerve regeneration through a collaboration between biomaterial and medical specialists

Polynerve is a novel bioresorbable polymer nerve conduit developed to help the thousands of people who suffer every year from accidents leading to damaged peripheral nerves in the hand or forearm.

  • Bioengineering in action

    Neurobiologists, surgeons and biomaterials scientists working in close collaboration

  • Huge potential for regenerative medicine

    Polynerve plus stem cells could boost recovery significantly

  • Approved by regulatory authority

    Polynerve conduits are currently in clinical trial in the UK

  • The need for an alternative approach

    Read Dr Adam Reid on current clinical shortcomings