3D brain tissue system aids study of deadly tumor progression

3D brain tissue system aids study of deadly tumor progression

thomas.johnson
Mon, 11/04/2019 – 12:50

The novel approach better mimics the tumor environment in patients. Made with extracellular matrix (ECM) from pig brains and seeded with tumors from patients, the system is revealing tumor/ECM interactions that aid tumor growth, providing potential targets for new therapies.

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

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