sábado, 7 de febrero de 2009

FDA Testing Artificial Liver

"Research is now underway in the US to seek FDA approval for an artificial liver.

The Extracorporeal Liver Assist Device (ELAD) filters blood through a cartridge containing immortalized human liver cells with fiber tubes running through that allow the patients blood to interact with them.

Link:
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/28981937/