Decellularization is a tissue engineering technique designed to strip out the cells from a donor organ, leaving nothing but connective tissue that used to hold the cells in place. This scaffold of connective tissue - called a "ghost organ" for its pale and almost translucent appearance - can then be reseeded with a patient’s own cells, with the goal of regenerating an organ that can be transplanted into the patient without fear of tissue rejection.This is in the experimental stage.
We live in a modern society. Husbands and wives don’t
grow on trees, like in the old days. So where
does one find love? When you’re sixteen it’s easy,
like being unleashed with a credit card
in a department store of kisses. There’s the first kiss.
The sloppy kiss. The peck.
The sympathy kiss….
ARIEL // statelessAriel, there was a fire in your house they say
And now your bedroom is all up in flamesThere was a fire in your house they say
They say you’ve been dancing with the devil
|—||Jeffrey McDaniel (via petrichour)|
The only valentine I need
I took a photo of a fucking steak in the store and put it on the internet and now almost 16 thousand people have it on their blogs, I wonder whoever has this steak knows how famous it is. I bet this cow is in cow heaven wearing sunglasses and shunning the other cows because now a piece of his fucking body is on 16 thousand people’s blogs. I need to sit down for a minute.
And We can change the word “Art” to “Beauty” (via poboh)
George Bellows – Stag at Sharkey’s – 1909 – Oil on canvas - Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection, Cleveland Museum of Art
Ok so straight up, I am by no means a George Bellows or Ashcan School expert. However, this one time I talked to a curator about Bellows boxing scenes. This curator pointed out…
Treating a hematoma with acupuncture