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    Scientists Make Progress in Tailor-Made Organs -

    • Jennifer Payandeh

      Organs Tailor-Made With Body’s Own Cells At the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, rat hearts and lungs are washed of living cells to reveal the extracellular structure. I’ll highlight a quote I thought was particularly fantastic: “The human body is so beautiful, I’m convinced we must use it in the most proper way.” - surgeon Dr. Macchiarini  Credit: Stefan Zimmerman

    • Natal Plum

      Tissue engineers have succeeded in making artificial organs that use a patient’s cells to become a living part of the body, with hope for eventual organ regeneration.

    • Khalil A Cassimally

      At the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, rat hearts and lungs are washed of living cells to reveal the extracellular structure. Photo: Stefan Zimmerman

    • Bryan Mason

      Why wait for a Donor? Just have your government support stem cells. STEM CELL ORGANS-Typically takes less than 6 months to make with a 0% rejection rate. It's also cheap considering the alternatives...

    • Chasing Nature...

      Tissue engineers aim at building body organs with patients own stem cells aka adult stem cells.

    • BestThinking

      Someday Will We Grow Replacement Organs? #science

    • Serena Bloom

      Science News - The New York Times

    • Harald

      Bespoke organs

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