It could be the next frontier in medicine, Israeli scientists announcing they’ve used a 3D-printer to build a human heart. Imagine how this can change the field of cardiology forever!
3D Printing prints membranes the size of a specific heart. Sensors are added. The electrical connection stays intact. We can see how the heart is performing! For more bioprinting miracles check out http://bioprintingworld.com
Dying patients could someday receive a 3D-printed organ made from their own cells rather than wait on long lists for the short supply of organ transplants. Such a futuristic dream remains far from reality, but university labs and private companies have already taken the first careful steps by using 3D-printing technology to build tiny chunks […]