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Genetically-Modified Maggots Could Help Wounds Heal Faster

Scientists at North Carolina State University are bringing an 18th century wound treatment into the 21st century. They’ve genetically modified maggots to secrete a human growth factor to promote healing while they clean people’s wounds. Read More >>

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Watch Out: That Headache Might Be Flesh-Eating Maggots In Your Brain

This is why Britain is such a safe, green and pleasant land, because none of these horrendous bugs or diseases live here. One poor woman came back from a holiday in Peru to discover that the monster headache and scratching noises she was suffering from were actually maggots burrowing through her ear canal into her brain. Read More >>