Category Archives: organ transplant

Researchers successfully 3D-print biomimetic liver tissue for drug screening.


The liver plays a critical role in how the body metabolizes drugs and produces key proteins. This is why liver models are increasingly being developed in the lab as platforms for drug screening. However, existing models so far lack both the complex micro-architecture and diverse cell makeup of a real liver.  Now, researchers at the University of California, San Diego

Read more
« Older Entries