Biomaterials offer cancer research the third dimension.

  title={Biomaterials offer cancer research the third dimension.},
  author={Dietmar Werner Hutmacher},
  journal={Nature materials},
  volume={9 2},
To deepen understanding and hasten the development of treatments, cancer needs to be modelled more accurately in vitro; applying tissue-engineering concepts and approaches in this field could bridge the gap between two-dimensional studies and in vivo animal models.