You are hereHome ›
Zev Gartner's Innovative Work Earns Him Spot on Popular Science's 'Brilliant 10' 2015
Building Human Breast Tissue, Cell by Cell
The next frontier in developing therapies for cancer and other diseases could come through studying organ development or tumor growth in living humans. Problem is, there’s no ethical way of doing that using current technology.
Zev Gartner, PhD, has focused on the next best thing: His lab is building fully functioning 3-D human tissue, cell by cell. Read more: http://www.ucsf.edu/news/2015/09/131716/building-human-breast-tissue-cel...