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NIH funds local teams for daring research

Organ shortage, new drugs at issue

By Liz Kowalczyk
Globe Staff / September 6, 2007

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Boston researchers are about to begin a bold experiment that, if it works, could help solve the organ shortage and provide other replacement parts for worn-out humans: They will try to grow heart valves, and parts of a pancreas and a tooth, from scratch in the lab. (Full article: 1184 words)

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