Inductive heating of Magnetic Nanoparticles enables safe thawing of cryopreserved transplant organs

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Mar, 2017
by Alex Muller

Nanotechnology can be used to rapidly rewarm cryogenically treated samples without damaging delicate frozen tissues.

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.

A Revolution in Heart Surgery: Scientists Create Artificial Blood Vessels That Grow Normally

Posted in Medicine on 1st Oct, 2016
by Alex Muller

Researcher have successfully created artificial blood vessels that will grow and expand as their host grows, like regular blood vessels.

3D Printing Organs: Indian Startup 3D Bioprints Human Liver

Posted in Medicine on 15th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

3D printing human tissue, if the technology is perfected, can make liver transplants more safe and accessible.

Printable Organs Are Closer Than Ever Thanks to Three Bioprinting Breakthroughs

Posted in Medicine on 7th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

Lets take a look at a few recent breakthroughs in bioprinting getting us closer to a world in which organ shortages will be a thing of the past.