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UTMB Scientists awarded NIH grant for lab-grown lung tissue project

Guidry News

The National Institutes of Health last week announced a two-year, $1.25 million grant to researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to develop a method of custom-growing human lung tissue to make a three-dimensional model for biomedical studies. Joan Nichols, the principal investigator on the project, on Friday visited with Guidry News Service in her office in the Galveston National Laboratory to talk about the grant and about her research.  Listen

Coverage also appears in Phys.org, NBCNews.com, FierceBiotechResearch, Bio-Medicine, News-Medical.net, Softpedia.com and CienciasMedicasNews.

Original UTMB News Release


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