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Contact: Nicholas Vasi
nvasi@illinois.edu
Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Matthew Wheeler, Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Caption: Matthew Wheeler, a University of Illinois professor of animal sciences and member of the Regenerative Biology and Tissue Engineering research theme at the Institute for Genomic Biology, holds a 3-D-printed, bioresorbable airway splint used to treat tracheobronchomalacia in porcine models.

Credit: Photo by Kathryn Coulter, Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois.

Usage Restrictions: Please credit as Photo by Kathryn Coulter, Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois.

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