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Novel Microreactor Enables Evaluation of Drug Toxicity on the Liver

  • Posted on: 31 August 2015
  • By: Marliene

A novel three-dimensional microreactor capable of maintaining metabolically active liver cells in vitro for over 28 days under stable oxygen gradients that mimic the in vivo microenvironment of the liver was used to determine why the painkiller acetaminophen (paracetamol) causes damage to this organ. Read more