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An Easier Way to Grow Model Organs

February 16, 2022

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Presented by Health Lab

Organoids are small three-dimensional models of organs created by pluripotent stem cells grown in petri dishes. They can be made into any type of cell in the body and help scientists better understand the form and function of organs. A research team at a U-M Medical School laboratory discusses their work with organoids.

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