Tag: "bioreactor" at medical news
Laboratory Heart valve to study Heart diseases
...s on heart valves in an invitro model. // This new bioreactor
heart valve would help in breaking the etiology behind the cause of heart valve disease. Research on the laboratory heart valve is funded with $750,000 from NIH and the researchers have found the difference in biochemical and alterations in heart v...
Perfusion bioreactor could enhance stem cell research and application in the future
...ation of stem cells. The device called a perfusion bioreactor
is designed to mimic conditions encountered by adu...el simulation of circulatory system. The perfusion bioreactor
allows the delivery of essential nutrients in a physiological way. Furthermore, the researchers hope...
Its Possible To Grow Bone To Replace The Damaged Bone
...hastri and his collaborators decided to create the bioreactor
space just under this outer layer. They created t... for bone growth. Their major concern was that the bioreactor
would fill with scar tissue instead of bone, but that didn?t happen. Instead, it filled with bone th...
Immune cells halt round in space
...without the complications of hormone effects. The bioreactor
consists of a rotating container full of a fluid w... JSC's Biological systems Office, the cells in the bioreactor
began to change in the first 15 minutes. One of the first changes was that T-cells were somehow forc...
New treatment for diabetics
...rancisco, said: "The capsule essentially acts as a bioreactor
- it contains insulin-secreting cells that borrow nutrients from the body to keep producing insulin indefinitely. "As long as the body produces glucose, the cells will respond with insulin." There are two types of diabetes. Type 1 is known as insul...