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“Tissue Engineering”

Feb 3, 2016 12:58 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The animal-free meat could be on shelves in three to four years. Continue reading →
Jan 25, 2016 11:55 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The ear could be grown to repair faces disfigured in battle or accidents and also help people born without ears or with ear deformities.
Jan 11, 2016 11:22 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This controversial area of research has become much easier thanks to advances in stem-cell biology and gene-editing techniques. Continue reading →
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.
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