Behold, the artificial jellyfish: Researchers create moving model, using silicone polymer and heart muscle cells

Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 14:30 in Physics & Chemistry

Scientists have turned inanimate silicone and living cardiac muscle cells into a freely swimming "jellyfish." The finding serves as a proof of concept for reverse engineering a variety of muscular organs and simple life forms.

Read the whole article on Science Daily

More from Science Daily

Latest Science Newsletter

Get the latest and most popular science news articles of the week in your Inbox! It's free!

Check out our next project, Biology.Net