Delineated by a professional cryptozoologist
- Jul 13, 2013
PEG is used as a wood preservative and also as a laxative. And now a way of fixing severed nerves?
An excipient is a substance formulated alongside the active ingredient of a medication, included for the purpose of long-term stabilization, bulking up solid formulations that contain potent active ingredients (thus often referred to as "bulking agents", "fillers", or "diluents"), or to confer a therapeutic enhancement on the active ingredient in the final dosage form, such as facilitating drug absorption, reducing viscosity, or enhancing solubility
From within the main text of the head-swap article:
Cells within the spinal cord don’t grow back, but chemicals such as peg (PEG) can fuse cells, breaking open their membranes and forcing them to glom together into a larger, hybrid cell.