From Human Biopsy to Complex Gut Physiology on a Chip

News   Feb 14, 2018 | Original story from the Wyss Institute

 
From Human Biopsy to Complex Gut Physiology on a Chip

This image shows the villi-like extensions the primary small intestinal cells protrude into the lumen of the epithelial channel of the chip. Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University

 
 
 

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