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Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Technology

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Salty Skin Boosts Mouse Wound Healing

March 4th, 2015

Episode 208 of 599 episodes

Mice fed a diet high in sodium had increased immune cell activity in their skin that helped ward off infection. Karen Hopkin reports

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