An engineering approach to unravleing lymphedema

An engineering approach to unravleing lymphedema

Dixon and graduate student Jeff Kornuta work on an ex-vivo lymphatic protrusion system. This system, engineered by Kornuta, drives syringes back and forth to inflate and deflate lymphatic vessels to test their function. (Credit: Rob Felt)

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Cancer Research, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
brandon dixon, breast cancer complicaitons, Jeff Kornuta, lymph, lymphatic system, lymphatic vessels, lymphedema
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  • Created By: Brett Israel
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 4, 2015 - 10:40am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:48pm