Amazing pictures: creating new human tissue in a lab

Suwan Jayasinghe at University College London is working to create human tissue in the lab using cutting-edge technology. These pictures show how the process works and what the results look like.

Cell electrospinning equipment set up

Cell electrospinning equipment set up

Cell-bearing fibres

Multi-cell bearing fibres which maintain the cell's ability to function as expected

Porous electrospun fibres created in Suwan's lab

Porous electrospun fibres created in Suwan's lab

How the cell electrospinning set-up works to create a three-dimensional fully functional vessel

How the cell electrospinning set-up works to create a three-dimensional fully functional vessel (above and below)

How the electrospinning process works

Read about Suwan's research

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