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3d Printing Organs

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 ...

The Big Ideas 3D-Printing Brings to Big Pharma

Hippo Reads | Posted 12.14.2016 | Technology
Hippo Reads

Here are a few reasons big pharma should invest in 3D-printing technologies now--or risk getting left behind for good:

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...

WATCH: Scientist Eyes Creation Of Organ That Makes Electricity Inside The Body

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.09.2014 | Science

As 3D printing technology matures, scientists can foresee the day when we simply "bio-print" replacement human organs -- putting an end to transplant ...

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...