Cell culture on artificial capillaries: An approach to tissue growth in vitro

Richard A. Knazek, Pietro M. Gullino, Peter Kohler, Robert L. Dedrick

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Abstract

Artificial capillaries perfused with culture medium provide a matrix in which cells can attain tissue-like densities in vitro. Products secreted into the medium can be measured as indicators of cell function or may be recovered for other purposes without disturbing the culture.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)65-67
Number of pages3
JournalScience
Volume178
Issue number4056
Publication statusPublished - 1972
Externally publishedYes

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Knazek, R. A., Gullino, P. M., Kohler, P., & Dedrick, R. L. (1972). Cell culture on artificial capillaries: An approach to tissue growth in vitro. Science, 178(4056), 65-67.