[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Leila Gray
leilag@u.washington.edu
206-685-0381
University of Washington

Spontaneous Beating of Heart Repair Patch

Loading video...

Caption: This heart repair patch was engineered from a mix of stem cells in the University of Washington laboratory of Dr. Charles Murry. The tissue patch is shown beating spontaneously and synchronously in a lab dish.

Credit: Charles Murry lab, University of Washington

Usage Restrictions: For news media and educational use only

Related news release: Major improvements made in engineering heart repair patches from stem cells


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]