World's First Laboratory-Engineered Organ

Bladder
Researchers at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine were the first in the world to engineer an organ in the lab -- the bladder -- that was successfully implanted into patients.

● Read coverage by the New York Times.
● The research was named a Grand Award Winner by Popular Science.

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