Exciting news, trainees! NEI's 3D ROC (part 1) has a special category for you. The reviewers will select up to 3 winners, and each will recieve a monetary prize. We are considering additional incentives for the winners, and want community input on the best ideas. Here are the potential incentives... please comment below.
This is the start of a list of references that describe methods for generating retina organoids. Please add to the list via comment.
Self-organizing optic-cup morphogenesis in three-dimensional culture
Eiraku M, Takata N, Ishibashi H, Kawada M, Sakakura E, Okuda S, Sekiguchi K, Adachi T, Sasai Y.
Nature. 2011 Apr 7;472(7341):51-6. doi: 10.1038/nature09941.
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