3D Printing

3D printed human corneas created at Newcastle University

Posted in Science on 31st May, 2018
by Alex Muller

Using a 3D printer, this bio-ink was extruded into concentric circles to form an artificial cornea, according to a paper published in Experimental Eye Research.

Breakthrough new method for 3D-printing living tissues

Posted in Science on 24th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

Printing high-resolution living tissues is currently difficult because the cells often move within printed structures and can collapse on themselves.

Mars colony could 3D-print stuff from Red Planet dust

Posted in Science on 20th Apr, 2017
by Alex Muller

A technique could allow the first humans on Mars to 3D print everything from tools to temporary housing out of a tough rubber-like material using only Martian dust.

Biofabrication Institute announced for Australia

Posted in Medicine on 27th Nov, 2016
by Alex Muller

A biofabrication institute will image, model and manufacture 3D patient-specific tissues under the one roof.

Mars colony design finalists will be 3D-printed to scale & tested in Mojave

Posted in Science on 19th Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

With $30,000 from Kickstarter, Mars City Design is taking its first steps towards designing a settlement.