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Podcast about (kidney) Organoids

Curious how organoids are growing?  UniversiteitNL took a look at the kitchen of Hans Clevers and Marianne Verhaar. Listen to this podcast (in Dutch)

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A solution to arthritis damage?

Twitter message from the European Research Council: Jos Malda and his ERC CoG funded team are working to make bioprinted tissues that can be implanted into living joint to replace damaged parts. Full story:  read here Learn more about 3D-joint by watching this video  

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No wheelchair thanks to 3D printing

Picture: Guus Dubbelman / de Volkskrant   In the last two years, a 16 years old boy and a 68 years old woman came to the UMC Utrecht emergency room with spinal instability. Unfortunately, current treatment options were not suitable to help these patients, which would have resulted in a life in a wheelchair. However,…

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Summer schools – a big success!

Everyone wants to make the most of the summer. Some go on holidays, while others go for extra learning opportunities. This summer, Regenerative Medicine Utrecht organized three well-received UU summer schools to provide high-quality education in the fields of Regenerative Medicine, 3D Printing and Biofabrication, and Advanced in vitro Models.   Regenerative Medicine (RM) –…

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New opportunities for treating kidney failure

Our kidneys can sense when we need them to work a bit harder. As the intestines begin to produce more waste products, the kidneys start to work harder to excrete it. Researchers at among others Utrecht University and University Hospital Leuven published an article on this process in PNAS on July, 22. Insight into this…

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