Scientists Outsmart the Immune System to Better Match People with Organs

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Popular Science, June 21, 2012Viacyte, a company based in San Diego, is one of several research groups working to make containers that can house cells. It’s testing a bioartificial pancreas to treat diabetes: a plastic cartridge holding millions of cells that can release insulin in flux with the body’s need. The company says its prototype has successfully treated diabetes in hundreds of mice.  Read entire article »

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