A future in Bioprinting

Out of all the cool and awesome things happening in science right now, arguably, this is one of the coolest. Bioprinting is an exciting, relatively new technology, which holds a lot of potential for multiple areas of pharma and medicine. The basic principle follows a similar wavelength as your normal, 3D printer. An ‘ink’ is… Continue reading A future in Bioprinting

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HeLa cells : The legacy of the immortal woman

It’s doubtful that you’ve ever been a member of the scientific community and not heard about these little gems. HeLa cells, or the cells of Henrietta Lacks, are an immortalized cell line that are infamous in the research world. They have been at the heart of numerous ground-breaking scientific discoveries, including the polio vaccine, cell… Continue reading HeLa cells : The legacy of the immortal woman