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A Chemical Approach Making an organism’s genome — its entire genetic structure, from scratch — is already possible, but so far it’s only been successful in tiny bacterial genomes and...

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Remarkable Results In the Netherlands, Els van der Heijden has lived for over 50 years with cystic fibrosis (CF). She hasn’t let it stop her from finishing college and starting a career in consulting,...

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Xenotransplantation This year, novel organ transplant procedures have been getting a fair amount of attention. While some may seem rather bizarre — like that human head transplant currently in the works — others...

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No Surgery Required A team of engineers at the University of Toronto have created a way to fix damaged organ tissue without surgery. The method involves a needle, a patch the size of the postage stamp,...

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Organ Farming Researchers have made a significant breakthrough in the area of organ transplants, and it brings us remarkably close to being able to safely transplant organs from other species into humans....

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In an effort to make pig organs safer for humans, scientists have successfully edited the animal’s genome to deactivate viruses that could be harmful to people. The research is an important...

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The Meox1 Miracle Scientists at Monash University in Australia have found another piece of the lab-grown organ puzzle: the team has discovered that a protein called Meox1 is pivotal in promoting the growth...

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Researchers have brought 3D-printed organ and tissue capabilities a long way, but the technology still faces a few challenges. A major one is how to incorporate blood vessels into bioprinted tissue....

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In the near future, the International Space Station (ISS) will serve as home to five organs-on-chips research experiments. Each one will tackle a different issue, but all of them are expected...