Beating 'heart on a chip' developed by Canadian scientists


Publication Title
CBC News
Publication/Creation Date
March 11 2016
Creators/Contributors
Milica Radisic (creator)
Boyang Zhang (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Canadian scientists from the University of Toronto have developed a way to grow swatches of living heart tissue — containing muscle and "blood vessels" — that beat rhythmically like a real heart.
HCI Platform
Implantables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Heart

Date archived
March 15 2016
Last edited
October 4 2017
How to cite this entry
Milica Radisic. (March 11 2016). "Beating 'heart on a chip' developed by Canadian scientists". CBC News. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1536