Email Print Share

Science and Engineering of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games: Injury and Recovery: Lindsey Vonn

Biomedical engineer Cato Laurencin, at the University of Connecticut Health Center, describes his pioneering work in tissue regeneration, a field of research that could help athletes recover faster from knee ligament damage, the same injury that will cause alpine ski racer Lindsey Vonn to miss the Sochi Olympics.

Lesson plan: Inquiry guide for hands-on investigations (64 Kb)

More Episodes  |  More Special Reports