Using Organs-on-Chips to Combat COVID-19

The coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on individuals around the world, leading to over 100,000 deaths globally and threatening to take the lives of many more people. But researchers at the Wyss Institute are fighting back using human-relevant, animal-free alternatives … Continued

NAVS’ Statement Regarding COVID-19

Dear Friends of NAVS, The COVID-19 pandemic affects all us in ways large and small, and the situation continues to evolve daily. With that in mind, I wanted to take just a moment to let you know how we at … Continued

Heart tissue chips sent to space

NAVS has long supported research efforts utilizing human-relevant models, such as tissue chips, which are designed to replicate the structure and function of human tissues and organs. These chips also have the potential to reduce, and even replace, the need … Continued