Wow… World’s First Heart-on-a-Chip

Scientists may soon be able to conduct experiments on hearts without needing once-living tissue and muscle from animals. In a new study published today in Nature Materials, Harvard University researchers announced they’ve created the first 3D-printed heart-on-a-chip capable of collecting data about how reliably a heart is beating.

Source: Harvard Researchers Print World’s First Heart-on-a-Chip

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