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Aug 26, 2020

Functioning liver cells regenerate in pig lymph nodes, and a human trial is coming

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Pitt researchers demonstrated that pigs can grow functioning auxiliary livers in their abdominal lymph nodes after their own hepatocytes are isolated and injected into them. Startup LyGenesis is working to bring the method into human clinical trials later this year.

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