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Johns Hopkins Medicine

Heart Tissue Beating in a Dish

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Caption: This shows heart tissue grown in a dish from mouse cardiac progenitor cells (CPCs). The CPCs, and the tissue they built, were engineered to produce a red protein.

Credit: C. Kwon lab/eLife

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