Tiny 3D-printed organs used to develop ‘Body on a Chip’ for drug testing

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When it comes to responding to chemical, or biological attacks, whether it's the Ebola virus or Sarin and Ricin, doctors need to have effective antidotes ready. To accelerate the development of new therapies, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center's Institute for Regenerative Medicine is leading a unique $24 million project funded by the U.S. Department of Defense to develop a "body on a chip" that will be used to develop these countermeasures.

via edhagopian’s blurblog http://www.3ders.org/articles/20130916-tiny-3d-printed-organs-used-to-develop-body-on-a-chip-for-drug-testing.html

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