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Kidney Encapsulation - Immunosuppression Filter

Video   Dec 03, 2018

 

We are working on a kidney encapsulation project. Basically, we put the kidney inside the filter capsule which separates white blood cells from whole blood between the transplanted kidney and blood vessels so that we can protect the transplanted kidney from the host immune system.

 
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