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Building Living, Breathing Lungs In The Lab

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 4:42pm

Laura Niklason engineered working lungs in the lab by stripping the cells from rat lungs and repopulating the remaining structure with fresh cells. Don Ingber created a "lung on a chip," which mimics the chemistry and mechanics of a working lung and could be used for drug testing.

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