Bioprinting. 3D printing a human body?

In the news: the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University developed a bioprinting method which “creates intricately patterned, three-dimensional tissue constructs with multiple types of cells and tiny blood vessels“. As the senior author of the study resumed, “This is the foundational step toward creating 3D living tissue“. Read the full article here.

And some more news on this topic:”The next step: 3D printing the human body

Remember the concerns regarding bio-mechanics and the augmentation of the human body in the technological era? Well, this news just takes everything to the next level..


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