Meet A Medusoid: A Human Created and Engineered Jellyfish


BIOLOGY
Meet A Medusoid: A Human Created and Engineered Jellyfish[nature.com]Jul 23, 2012
 
   A group of bioengineers at Caltech and Harvard have created an artificial organism in the laboratory. The construct, dubbed a "medusoid" by the engineers, was created from rat heart cells and silicone, and exhibits biomimetic propulsion much like a jellyfish.


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