The Physicians Committee

News Release - organ on a chip

Organ-on-a-Chip and In Vitro Cell Culture Systems Are Replacing Animal Experiments

BOSTON-On March 30 at the Experimental Biology 2015 Conference in Boston, three scientists will lead a symposium on the most advanced nonanimal methods for medical research. Martin Yarmush, M.D., Ph.D., a professor at Rutgers University, will explain how organ-on-a-chip technology is emerging as a tool for researchers to make major scientific discoveries advancing human medicine.