Joseph Vacanti has already engineered skin and bone, but what he really hopes is to grow whole, functional organs.
Sugar-free and engineered for tolerance, hogs may one day fill a need for transplant organs.
A Second Life for Lungs
"Lung washing" is keeping donated lungs alive longer.
Lending Libraries for Research
Networks for sharing tissue and data across institutions and continents could be invaluable. But we’re not there yet.
Killing Me Brightly
UV light proves itself as an annihilator of germs.