Researchers Grow Mini-Kidneys In The Lab

Adding to our ever-growing collection of lab-grown organs, Australian scientists have managed to grow a “mini-kidney” from stem cells. The researchers aim to use these primitive, miniaturized organs to test drugs, model diseases and develop cell therapies. The study was published this week in Nature and was conducted in conjunction with researchers from the Netherlands.

Source: Researchers Grow Mini-Kidneys In The Lab | IFLScience

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