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Organoids in the News

'Minibrains' With A Neanderthal Gene Offer Hints About Human Evolution 
February 12, 2021

Tiny Blobs of Brain Cells Could Reveal How Your Mind Differs From a Neanderthal's 
New York Times
February 11, 2021

Organoids Are Not Brains. How Are They Making Brain Waves?
New York Times
August 29, 2019

Engineered Mini Brain Models Show Patterns of Activity That Resemble Babies’
The Wall Street Journal
August 29, 2019

In a first, cerebral organoids produce complex brain waves similar to newborns’, reviving ethical concerns
August 29, 2019

After Months In A Dish, Lab-Grown Minibrains Start Making 'Brain Waves'
August 29, 2019

Human mini-brains made from stem cells make brain waves like preemies
San Diego Union-Tribune
August 29, 2019

San Diego Researchers Are Contributing To A Human Spaceflight Mission To Mars
July 19, 2019

UC San Diego scientists sending brains to space
ABC 10 San Diego
July 15, 2019

UCSD to send ‘mini-brains’ to International Space Station for neural disease research
San Diego Union-Tribune
July 7, 2019

Eye in a Dish Takes Unblinking View of Macular Degeneration's Genetics
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
May 10, 2019

Could the Future of Neuroscience be Grown in a Dish?
SQ Online
January 14, 2019

State of Science: Creating Neanderthal 'Mini-Brains' With Ancient DNA, CRISPR
January 1, 2019

Scientists Re-create Baby Brain Readings in a Dish
Popular Mechanics
November 19, 2018

Lab-grown 'mini brains' produce electrical patterns that resemble those of premature babies
November 15, 2018

Meet the Scientists Connecting Lab-Grown "Mini Brains" to Robots
November 2, 2018

Exclusive: Neanderthal 'minibrains' grown in dish
June 20, 2018