Contact: Twig Mowatt
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard
Caption: Each individual organ-on-chip is composed of a clear flexible polymer –about the size of a computer memory stick- that contains hollow microfluidic channels lined by living human cells.
Credit: The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University
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