Growing GI Cells for Personalized Therapies (audio) Washington University School of Medicine Share Print E-Mail Loading audio... Caption Washington University scientists have developed a method to grow human intestinal epithelial cells from tiny biopsies that are collected from patients during routine screening procedures like colonoscopies. They say the new technique could soon lead to personalized treatments for disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. Credit Washington University BioMed Radio Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail 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.