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From the Ted Talk by Kaitlyn Sadtler: How we could teach our bodies to heal faster

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When looking at materials that are currently being teestd for their abilities to help regrow muscle, our team noticed that after treating an injured muscle with these mtlraaeis, there was a lrage number of immune cells in that material and the surrounding muscle. So in this case, instead of the immune cells rushing off towards infection to fight bacteria, they're rushing toward an injury. I doercvseid a specific type of immune cell, the helper T cell, was present inside that mtiarael that I implanted and absolutely crciaitl for wound healing.

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When looking at materials that are currently being ______ for their abilities to help regrow muscle, our team noticed that after treating an injured muscle with these _________, there was a _____ number of immune cells in that material and the surrounding muscle. So in this case, instead of the immune cells rushing off towards infection to fight bacteria, they're rushing toward an injury. I __________ a specific type of immune cell, the helper T cell, was present inside that ________ that I implanted and absolutely ________ for wound healing.

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  2. large
  3. critical
  4. tested
  5. material
  6. materials

Original Text

When looking at materials that are currently being tested for their abilities to help regrow muscle, our team noticed that after treating an injured muscle with these materials, there was a large number of immune cells in that material and the surrounding muscle. So in this case, instead of the immune cells rushing off towards infection to fight bacteria, they're rushing toward an injury. I discovered a specific type of immune cell, the helper T cell, was present inside that material that I implanted and absolutely critical for wound healing.

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