Tissue Engineering and Cell Models Core > Models for Digestive Disease Research

We offer several model systems that can aid DDRCC researchers in the study of Digestive Diseases. Our services can include preparation, vetting, customization and cryopreservation for any of our models.

Available Model Systems:

  • Organoid models (Human or mouse) 
  • Ex vivo models: intestinal loops
  • In vivo models: mouse surgery, C. elegans and
    G. mellonella

Eugene B. Chang, M.D.

Martin Boyer Professor of Medicine
DDRCC Director and Host-Microbe Core Director
Phone: 773-702-6458
E-mail: echang@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu

John Alverdy, M.D.

Professor, Department of Surgery and Tissue Engineering and Cell Models Core Co-Director

5841 South Maryland Avenue

AMB G201/MC 6090

Chicago, IL  60637(773) 702-9200
E-mail: jalverdy@surgery.bsd.uchicago.edu

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