Spinach leaves can carry blood to grow human tissue
Publication/Creation DateMarch 22 2017
DescriptionWorcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) research team shows spinach leaves stripped of plant cells can become a vascular network to deliver blood, oxygen and nutrients to grow human tissues like cardiac muscle to treat heart attack patients.
Date archivedDecember 6 2019
Last editedJanuary 13 2020
How to cite this entry
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Glenn Gaudette, Joshua Gershlak. (March 22 2017). "Spinach leaves can carry blood to grow human tissue". Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/4125