You are your own donor: paving the way for 3D-printed biological tissues | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
A new approach to medical 3D printing is set to speed up the production of body-parts.

 

Scientists have demonstrated the ability to print three-dimensional blood vessels in seconds. If the technique proves scalable, it could revolutionize regenerative medicine.

 

Imagine being able to recover from a heart attack by replacing your faulty aortic valve with a brand new one, made of your own cells...


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