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3D printing cells with DNA velcro


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3D printing cells with DNA velcro

Published on 3rd Sep 2015

Published on 3rd September 2015

One of the Holy Grails of stem cell research is growing body parts to replace those damaged by disease or injury. Now a team at UCSF headed by Zev Gartner has come up with an ingenious new method - taking advantage of DNA's Velcro-like chemistry to build layers of different cells in a specified pattern. 

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