NIH http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati Children's making human organs to test drugs http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-childrens-making-human-organs-test-drugs <p align="left"><a href="http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/research/divisions/d/dev-biology/labs/wells/differentiation/">Cincinnati Children's Hospital </a>is part of a national effort to create a kind of mini-patient to test drugs.&nbsp; Each partner is concentrating on creating a different part of the human body.</p><p align="left">Researchers at Cincinnati Children's are in the process of making what's called an organoid. An organoid is a structure that resembles an organ. This one mimics the stomach and intestine.</p> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 3036 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Children's making human organs to test drugs