Testing new drugs with “ALS-on-a-chip”

Congratulations to MIT postdoc Tatsuya Osaki, Harvard postdoc Sebastien G. M. Uzel, and MIT Professor Roger D. Kamm on the publication of Microphysiological 3D model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) from human iPS-derived muscle cells and optogenetic motor neurons in the journal Science Advances. The research and the article were featured on the front page of the MIT website on October 11.

Click here for the full article: https://news.mit.edu/2018/testing-new-drugs-als-chip-1010

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