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    a structure that resembles and behaves like a whole organ, grown in a laboratory from stem cells with the purpose of curing diseases

    Dr Lancaster’s organoids ... would seem to have a bright future, helping scientists understand both how the brain works and what has gone wrong when it doesn’t.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 05/11/2014
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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