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Real-time imaging of dynamic tissues

A combined modality enables real-time imaging of mouse lungs and spans whole-organ to cellular scales.

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The Center for Tissue Engineering is funded in part by the Houston Methodist Research Institute Dr. and Mrs. Alan L. Kaplan Centennial Professorship in Cellular Therapeutics and Organ Bioengineering.

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Nichols, J.E., Azar, S.R. Real-time imaging of dynamic tissues. Nat Methods 20, 1631–1632 (2023).

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