ARVD/C Disease in a Dish (image) Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute Caption In this study, researchers used an ARVD/C patient's skin cells to make induced pluripotent stem cells. Then they used those stem cells to generate ARVD/C patient-specific heart cells (shown here in green). These heart cells provide a valuable "disease in a dish" model that can be used to study ARVD/C and test new treatments. Credit Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute Usage Restrictions Free to use in conjunction with this study only, using provided caption and credit. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.