Tissue engineering: How to build a heart

See on Scoop.itTracking the Future

With thousands of people in need of heart transplants, researchers are trying to grow new organs.

Szabolcs Kósa‘s insight:

check out the video too:

 

The heart makers

In this video, Brendan Maher finds out how the technique could be used to develop parts of the heart, like the aortic root and valve, for transplant.

 

http://youtu.be/pd3TFB0wOI0

See on www.nature.com

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