Printing an Adult-Sized Human Heart

November 19, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rebuilding the human hear
Carnegie Mellon University researchers report “a method to 3D-bioprint collagen using freeform reversible embedding of suspended hydrogels [MORE]

3D Printed Air Sacs Mimic Lungs

September 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed lung air sac
Using technology named “Stereolithographic Apparatus for Tissue Engineering” a Rice University lab has 3D-printed a life-like [MORE]

Printing Tissues in Space

September 17, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bone print
Travel to Mars and back is a timeframe of years.  So what happens if a medical emergency, like burns [MORE]

A 3D Printed Human Heart

September 10, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed heart
Bioengineers in Israel have created a 3D printed heart.  According to this piece: “To create their heart, the [MORE]

3-D Printed Corneas

August 27, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

This news from Pohang University of Science and Technology (Pohang, South Korea: “Medical researchers have 3D printed an artificial cornea [MORE]

3D Printed Ear without Scaffold

August 20, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed ear without scaffold
Most tissue regenerative strategies rely on a scaffold into which cells stimulated to grow.  One difficulty [MORE]

Paper Organs, Ready to Grow

August 13, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printing paper organs
Here’s a novel idea: create paper models of organs and tumors, complete with blood vessels, nerves and [MORE]

DOE’s Berkeley Lab Creates a 3-D Printed Microfluidics Device

July 16, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed all liquid lab on a chip
As described: “When two liquids – one containing nanoscale clay particles, another containing [MORE]

3D Printed “Hyperelastic” Bone

July 9, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hyperelastic human spine bone
“Hyperelastic bone is a “3D-printed synthetic scaffold,” consisting mainly of bone mineral (hydroxyapatite) plus a widely used, [MORE]

Printing Knee Replacements

July 2, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stryker 3D printed knee
The medical device company, Stryker (Kalamazoo, MI), has a 3D printing factory in Cork, Ireland that hums [MORE]

Smart Bioinks for Tissue Printing

June 18, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart bio inks for 3D printed tissue
The idea of printing transplantable tissue has passed from fantasy to reality, and this [MORE]

3D Printing Multivascular Networks with Biocompatible Hydrogels

June 4, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Functional vascular functional topologies
This piece from researchers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory and four university labs “. . . [MORE]

Aligning Cells with Ultrasound for Bioprinted Tissues

May 21, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultrasound aligns cell in 3D printed tissue
Biofabrication relies on several means for aligning cells for 3D printed tissues, now including [MORE]

First 3D Printed Heart with Blood Vessels

May 7, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

First bioprinted heart
Researchers at Tel Aviv University announced that they have 3D printed a cherry-sized heart with human tissues and [MORE]