News tagged with human cells

Video: The squishiness of cancer cells

Did you know that cells have a texture? Not only that, but the specific qualities of this texture actually can tell us important information about human health, and even begin to answer long-held questions about diseases ...

Jun 03, 2014
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Artificial lung the size of a sugar cube

What medications can be used to treat lung cancer, and how effective are they? Until now, drug companies have had to rely on animal testing to find out. But in the future, a new 3D model lung is set to achieve ...

May 27, 2014
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One mouse, one patient

Imagine a type of personalized treatment where mice serve as surrogates to treat human disease.

May 20, 2014
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