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3d Printed Organs

3-D-Printed Ovaries Could Be The Next Infertility Treatment

Singularity University | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 04.11.2016 | World

It might be time to rethink fertility treatment. Here’s the scoop: scientists at Northwestern University 3D printed a functional ovary out of Jello-...

A Chinese Funeral Home Is 3D Printing Body Parts For Damaged Corpses

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 03.31.2016 | World

A funeral home in Shanghai has started 3D printing body parts in an attempt to repair disfigured or damaged corpses, Chinese state-owned broadcaster C...

What Lab-Grown Human Hearts Could Mean For The Donor Crisis

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 03.28.2016 | Science

Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston have taken a big first step toward growing human hearts in a lab, which could possibly put an ...

How Close We Are To A 3-D-Printed Human Heart

Fusion | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 02.22.2016 | World

Last week, scientists announced that for the first time ever, they were able to 3-D print an organ, successfully transplant it into an animal and get ...

Scientists Use DNA 'Velcro' To Print Human Tissue In The Lab

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 09.04.2015 | Science

We need more organs. At any given moment, more than 123,000 Americans are waiting for an organ transplant. Each year, 6,500 of them die for want of a ...

How 3D Printing Could End The Deadly Shortage Of Donor Organs

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.02.2015 | Science

Three-dimensional printing has been used to make everything from pizza to prostheses, and now researchers are working on using the emerging technology...

Can Printers Provide Fix For Deadly Donor Organ Problem?

LiveScience | Jeremy Hsu | Posted 09.25.2013 | Science

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 transpl...