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Organ-on-a-Chip Project Launched to Model Influenza Infection

News   Sep 15, 2017 | Original story from The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

 
Human Organ-on-a-Chip Project Launched to Model Influenza Infection

This immunofluorescence image shows a human small airway epithelium grown on a chip, with a cytoskeletal protein outlining the cells stained in red. In the epithelium, influenza virus (in green) successfully infects and replicates in some of the cells. Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University

 
 
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