Microfluidic Device Captures Tumor-specific Extracellular Vesicles

News   Feb 28, 2018 | Original story from Massachusetts General Hospital

 
Microfluidic Device Captures Tumor-specific Extracellular Vesicles

Extracellular vesicles (red) released from a patient's tumor and captured on the surfaces of the EVHB-Chip. Credit: Shannon Stott, PhD, Center for Engineering in Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

 

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