Growing Human Hearts in the Lab?

By David Prentice Editor’s note. This appears on Dr. Prentice’s terrific blog at http://www.frcblog.com/2011/04/growing-human-hearts-in-the-lab/ Scientists report that they are trying to grow live human hearts in the laboratory [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1372938/Live-human-heart-grown-lab-using-stem-cells-potential-transplant-breakthrough.html] Dr. Doris Taylor of the University of Minnesota presented her team’s latest work at the annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology over the weekend. …

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