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What does WFIRM stand for?

WFIRM stands for Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (Winston-Salem, North Carolina)

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US researchers at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine in North Carolina used ferret livers as a "scaffold" to grow functioning organs.
Biotechnology Research Facility 1 (BRF1) houses the offices and laboratories of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, which just announced the successful implantation of bladders grown outside the body, and the Lipid Sciences Research Program, which is investigating additional causes of hardening of the arteries as well as how to boost HDL cholesterol - the good cholesterol.
According to a report in New Scientist, to try to improve on this, Sang Jin Lee of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, took foreskin donated after circumcision and placed it between vices inside a bioreactor, a vessel that bathes the skin in nutrients to encourage cell growth and division.