Living ‘robofish’ built from human cardiac cells swims just like a fish

A living ‘robofish’ that’s built from human cardiac cells and swims just like a fish could pave the way for artificial hearts, a new study reveals.

Created by researchers at Harvard University, the ‘biohybrid’ recreates muscle contractions of a pumping human heart to push its tail fin side to side.

Under half an inch long, it’s made of plastic fins and a paper spine, but on either side are two…

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News Source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-10501995/Living-robofish-built-human-cardiac-cells-swims-just-like-fish.html

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