PopSci: "This is the first time anybody has been able to get a working organ in a mammal to rejuvenate itself, The Economist reports. It's a step forward for this particular method organ regeneration. Of course, many labs have grown artificial organs in different ways. We've covered everything from a trachea, made from the patient's own stem cells, to 3-D printed organs. Some of these, such as the trachea, have already been used in people." http://www.popsci.com/article/science/first-successful-regeneration-organ-mammal

BBC: "A team at the University of Edinburgh managed to rejuvenate the organ in mice by manipulating DNA." http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-26920528

Daily Mail: "Blackburn's team, whose work was published on Tuesday in the journal Development, said they targeted a part of the process by which the thymus degenerates - a protein called FOXN1 that helps control how key genes in the thymus are switched on." http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2599755/Breakthrough-scientists-regenerate-animals-organ-time-paving-way-organ-restoration-humans.html

The Scotsman: "The researchers, from the Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Regenerative Medicine at Edinburgh University, succeeded in rejuvenating the thymus in ageing mice by manipulating the genetics of the animals." http://www.scotsman.com/news/health/scottish-scientist-s-success-in-organ-regeneration-1-3369626

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