The Pursuit of Precision: The Science Advancing Individualized Medicine – Organoids

From: Mayo Clinic News Network

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Organoids: A Powerful Tool for Individualized Medicine Research. Organoids are like mini organs giving researchers new insights into human development and disease and could revolutionize fields like drug discovery. Researchers can develop a wide variety of organoids from the liver to the brain. Hear about the potential and limitations of using human organoids to bridge the gap between human and animal research. Guests are: Tomas Kozicz, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science and Mitchell Lazar, M.D., Ph.D., Willard and Rhoda Ware Professor in Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Penn Medicine