A team of MIT engineers turned to LEGO bricks as the basis of their new microfluidic design because of their precision and consistency. No matter where in the world they are found, LEGO bricks are guaranteed to line up, and snap seamlessly and securely in place. (Learn more: http://news.mit.edu/2018/microfluidics-lego-bricks-0131)
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