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COVID-19

  1. Ethical Science News

  2. Jul 30, 2020
Human Intestinal Organoids as a Model for SARS-CoV-2 Infection in the Gut

Researchers generated human small intestinal organoids (hSIOs) that were readily infected by SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, to serve as an experimental model for studying infection and pathogenesis in the gut.