Stem-cell culture moves to the third dimension

July 2, 2018

Tiny Klunder

Organoids, named “Method of the Year” last year by Nature Methods, are proving their worth in genetic disorders (e.g. CF), cancer research and drug development. Organoids are increasingly being used to study both normal development and the progression of diseases.

Organoids are now  featuring together with Organs-On-Chip in this Nature article:

Stem-cell culture moves to the third dimension

Organoids chosen as the “Method of the Year” by Nature:

Method of the Year 2017: Organoids

 

Image credit: DARPA/Wyss Institute

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