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Engineering A Band-Aid Of Beating Heart Cells

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Engineering A Band-Aid Of Beating Heart Cells

Engineering A Band-Aid Of Beating Heart Cells

Engineering A Band-Aid Of Beating Heart Cells

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Jordan Lancaster and Steven Goldman, of the Southern Arizona Veterans Administration and the University of Arizona, put rat heart cells on a piece of synthetic mesh and within a few days, the mesh started beating. The hope is that the patch could be used to treat damaged hearts.