Don Ingber

Jul. 27, 2012

Building Organs, On One Microchip at a Time

Scientists are making tiny microchips that can breathe, digest and pump blood like human organs.

biomedical research, organ on a chip, lab on a chip, animal testing

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Building a Lung

Researchers describe advances in engineering lung tissue.

lung, organ, tissue, body

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Every Spring, This Bird Struts its Stuff

\tThe Greater sage-grouse makes its living in sagebrush habitats across the western U.S. and Canada. Every year from late February to May, male sage-grouse perform a striking dance routine each morning at dawn. Jason Robinson, upland game coordinator for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, breaks down the dance and describes challenges the birds face in Utah.

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