Organs-on-Chips: Applications, Challenges, and the Future

Article   May 02, 2017 | By Anna MacDonald, Editor for Technology Networks

 
Organs-on-Chips: Applications, Challenges, and the Future

EVATAR - A female reproductive tract on a chip. Credit: Northwestern Medicine

 
 
 

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