Bioreactors for human tissue


New research published in Nature shows that bioreactors can produce human tissue. Below is a brief description and link to a pop-science article describing this break through:

ScienceDaily (2008-04-01) — The production of complex, multicellular tissues such as skin or blood vessels can now be envisaged, due to the development of a bioreactor with a “decoy effect.” This novel, patented bioreactor enabling the culture and co-culture of cells of different types is a world first.


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