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Intestinal Organoids Grow and Function Like Real Tissues

Video   Sep 17, 2020 | Taken from EPFL, YouTube

 

Bioengineers at EPFL have created miniature intestines in a dish that match up anatomically and functionally to the real thing better than any other lab-grown tissue models. The biological complexity and longevity of the new organoid technology is an important step towards enabling drug testing, personalized medicine, and perhaps, one day, transplantations.


 
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