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Researchers develop a technique to produce transplantable livers in the laboratory

Publicado em 05 abril 2021
An extracellular matrix obtained by controlled decellularization is used to reconstruct the liver with human-like characteristics Researchers at the Human Genome and Stem Cell Research Center (HUG-CELL), hosted by the University of São Paulo’s Institute of Biosciences (IB-USP) in Brazil, have developed a technique to reconstruct and produce livers in the laboratory. The proof-of-concept study was conducted with rat livers. In the next stage of their research, the scientists will [...]