Category: Disease

Neurological disorders & 3D Histology

Neuroscientists studying major neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and Huntington’s diseases frequently use transgenic mouse models to evaluate disease progression and the impact of

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Organoids in 3D: Understanding human brain development & disease

Emerging organoid technologies have been used to model human organ development and diseases “in a dish”. Organoids are derived either from induced pluripotent or organ-restricted adult stem cells. These cells are self-renewing, self-organizing and able to grow into 3D structures resembling the architecture and physiology of the original biological specimens.

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How 3D tissue clearing benefits COVID-19 research

Over 190 million people have now been infected with the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in the ongoing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic with a total number of deaths passing 4.1 million worldwide. Multiple organs are affected by COVID-19, however, the lungs are the main site of disease.

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