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“Tissue Engineering”

Nov 18, 2015 02:09 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
Vocal cord tissue grown from just a few cells may give hope to people who have lost the ability to speak.
Oct 8, 2015 10:20 AM ET // AFP
The tissue could replace animals in drug toxicity tests.
Oct 2, 2015 12:06 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A ball of central nervous system tissue could be an inexpensive and 3-D testbed for biomedical research. Continue reading →
Aug 19, 2015 10:15 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Researchers have grown the world's first almost fully formed human brain in Petri dish. Continue reading →
Aug 12, 2015 09:30 AM ET // AFP
An ear implanted in this man's arm years ago will be connected to the Internet so people can hear and track his movements.
Jun 28, 2015 09:50 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Throwable cameras, 3D-printed hearts and cars and maglev hoverboards right out of the 80s movie 'Back to the Future' round out this week's gallery.
Jun 24, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
San Francisco-based firm, Pembient, wants to leverage their expertise in biotechnology to stop poaching. Continue reading →
Jun 4, 2015 01:35 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Future amputees could one day have a natural transplant option that doesn't require immunosuppressive therapies. Continue reading →
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