New tissue-engineered blood vessel replacements one step closer to human trials -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

New tissue-engineered blood vessel replacements one step closer to human trials

11/07/2017

Image: Lab-grown blood vessel; Copyright: University of Minnesota

Researchers at the University of Minnesota have created a new lab-grown blood vessel replacement that is the first-of-its-kind nonsynthetic, decellularized graft that becomes repopulated with cells by the recipient's own cells when implanted.