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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

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

“Hair Farms”

August 20, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hair follicle
Using a 3D printer to make plastic molds for skin tissue, bioengineers at Columbia University added a “cocktail of [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]

Regenerative Medicine without Stem Cells

August 13, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Regeneration of lung over 36 hours
As promising as stem cells are for regenerating damaged tissues, they are not without their [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]

Stem Cell Growth Factors in Kidney Regeneration

August 6, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stem cell research
The Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine keeps on making dramatic discoveries about regrowing human tissues.  In this [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]

Stem Cells to Transplantable Arteries

July 2, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Growing transplantable arteries
A handful of research groups have succeeded in growing artificial arteries, but this piece reports that scientists at [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]

Kidney Cell Repair

May 28, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Amniotic stem cells
Amniotic-fluid derived stem cells has several advantages over other stem cells (including embryonic stem cells) for regenerative medicine.  [MORE]

Stem Cells Restore Sense of Smell

May 21, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Horizontal basal cells restore smell
“Horizontal basal cells” are stem cells that can repopulate all olfactory tissue including sensory neurons, according [MORE]

Hydrogels in Tissue Engineering

May 14, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

CNF hydrogel
Materials scientists at Singapore University of Technology and Design have developed a two-phase cellulose nanofiber hydrogel (CNF)—liquid and solid—that [MORE]

Artificial Proximal Tube

May 7, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioprinted proximal tubule of the kidney
In 3D bioprinted “living renal devices” (i.e. artificial nephrons), engineers have to mimic two functions [MORE]