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March 7th, 2006

Manchester scientists create new gel for 3D cell culture

Abstract:
Scientists at The University of Manchester have created a new gel which provides a pH neutral environment for culturing cells in 3D, as published in the journal Advanced Materials (March 2006). In their paper, 'Nanostructured Hydrogels for Three-Dimensional Cell Culture Through Self-Assembly of Fluorenylmethoxycarbonyl-Dipeptides', Dr Rein Ulijn and collaborators describe how the gel is created through a process of self-assembly.

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University of Manchester

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