organ printing

Scientists 'print' new eye cells

Posted in Medicine on 19th Dec, 2013
by Alex Muller

Scientists say they have been able to successfully print new eye cells that could be used to treat sight loss.

Bioengineer: the heart is one of the easiest organs to bioprint, we'll do it in a decade

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Nov, 2013
by Alex Muller

A team of cardiovascular scientists has announced it will be able to 3D print a whole heart from the recipients' own cells within a decade.