drug development http://wrvo.org en Human-on-a-chip http://wrvo.org/post/human-chip <p></p><p>In a handful of labs around the U.S., researchers are creating human tissue from stem cells and manipulating them to replicate the functions of human organs, all on platforms about the size of a thumb drive. This research platform is known as a "human-on-a-chip," and it has the potential to change the nature of medical treatment.</p><p>Dr. Harry Salem has been involved in his fair share of exciting scientific breakthroughs, including the creation of the breathalyzer, the infant incubator, and Nyquil.</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 12:57:34 +0000 Kate O'Connell 48507 at http://wrvo.org Human-on-a-chip