UVA team wins #3.4 million NIH grant to develop mini-lymph node model

UVA team wins #3.4 million NIH grant to develop mini-lymph node model

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Fri, 10/25/2019 – 11:43

The National Institutes of Health has awarded $3.4 million to a team of researchers at the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech to develop and produce a “lymph node on a chip.” This tiny, yet sophisticated physical model of the gland will be designed to help researchers better understand the inner workings of the node itself, and, thereby, the broader immune system.

Read more at UVA Today.

Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

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