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Scientists reclassify a new organ in the human digestive system

January 4, 2017

Researchers have reclassified a new organ in the human digestive system. Previously thought to be just a few fragmented structures in the digestive system, the mesentery is, in fact, one continuous organ, the scientists realized. Although its function is still unclear, the discovery opens up “a whole new area of science,” according to J. Calvin […]

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