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Organ-on-a-chip mimics heart’s biomechanical properties

Video taken through a microscope shows I-Wire heart fiber. left, beating at different frequencies. The black circle, right, is the flexible cantilever that measures the force of the fiber’s contractions. (Veniamin Sidorov / VIIBRE /Vanderbilt)

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