Studies & Uses
AGR works with many researchers and educators from many diverse backgrounds and fields. Below are some examples of the many studies that benefit from human tissue donation through the AGR program.
- Development of new surgical instrumentation- including lasers, scopes and robotics.
- Development of new surgical techniques and procedures including Minimally Invasive Surgical Technology- minimizing scarring, reducing the chance of infection, reducing surgeon's fatigue, and speed healing.
- The study and treatment of injuries and wounds- modern surgical technology has reduced infection, pain, and scarring.
- Alzheimer's disease
- Parkinson's Disease
- Heart Disease
- Rheumatoid Arthritis