The Interstitium as a New Human Organ


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The interstitium was previous believed to be made of dense layer of tissue, but new research published in the journal of “Scientific Reports” indicates that the tissue bundles are actually a network of a tiny, fluid-filled channels connected throughout the human body! Dr. Neil Theise, a pathologist at New York University School of Medicine will explain why this discovery is significant in understanding how cancer cells are transported around the body.

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