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Cell Colonies

Caption: Using a novel 3D culture method, Kim and colleagues were able to prod bronchioalveolar stem cells to produce colonies containing airway (bronchiolar) epithelial cells, alveolar epithelial cells or both cell types.

Credit: Joo-hyeon Lee, Boston Children's Hospital

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