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Ongoing Research Highlights at the HUMANOID CoRE


Grand Challenges embraced by the HUMANOID team:

  • Modeling Inflammatory Bowel Disease-in-a-Dish Phase ‘0’ trials in Crohn’s Disease (Personalized to CD subtypes)
  • Modeling pre-neoplastic conditions of the colon (measuring the relative contribution of host genetics and microbes)
  • Modeling hereditary polyposis syndromes
  • Modeling the vaper's lung: Impact of electronic cigarettes
  • Modeling Intermediate Stages during Gastric Cancer Initiation and Progression
  • Human Lung-in-a-dish Model for Phase ‘0’ Trials: Preparing for the Next Pandemic