Morgan Lab: New Technology Makes Tissues, Someday Maybe Organs

A new device for building large tissues from living components of three-dimensional microtissues borrows on ideas from electronics manufacturing. The Bio-Pick, Place, and Perfuse (BioP3) is a step toward someday making whole organs. A new grant from the National Science Foundation will allow for major improvements including automation.

(Distributed December 22, 2014)

Oancea Lab: New Research Unlocks a Mystery of Albinism

Precise patch:
A team led by Brown University biologists has discovered the way in which a specific genetic mutation appears to lead to the lack of melanin production underlying a form of albinism.
(Distributed December 19, 2014)
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