3dprinter,medicine

01.28.15
Scientists 3D print cartilage to repair damaged windpipes
01.28.15

Scientists 3D print cartilage to repair damaged windpipes

Believe it or not, scientists aren't yet finished discovering new ways to 3D print body parts. A t...

By J. Fingas,   01.28.15
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08.29.14
3D-printed mesh gives man with half a skull hope for recovery
08.29.14

3D-printed mesh gives man with half a skull hope for recovery

People have been patching up their bodies with foreign parts for ages now, but 3D printing has onl...

By C. Velazco,   08.29.14
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04.23.14
Doctors want to fix you with 3D-printed tissues made from water droplets
04.23.14

Doctors want to fix you with 3D-printed tissues made from water droplets

Doctors dream of using 3D-printed tissues to patch up injuries, but current techniques tend to kil...

By J. Fingas,   04.23.14
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03.08.13
Patient has 75 percent of his skull replaced with 3D-printed prosthetic
03.08.13

Patient has 75 percent of his skull replaced with 3D-printed prosthetic

Earlier this week, an un-named man in the United States had 75 percent of his skull replaced with...

By S. Silbert,   03.08.13
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11.25.12
Hybrid 3D printer could fast-track cartilage implants
11.25.12

Hybrid 3D printer could fast-track cartilage implants

Most of the attention surrounding 3D printers in medicine has focused on patching up our outsides,...

By J. Fingas,   11.25.12
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08.08.12
3D printed 'Magic Arms' give a little girl use of her limbs
08.08.12

3D printed 'Magic Arms' give a little girl use of her limbs

Don't get us wrong, we adore 3D printers and the whole additive manufacturing movement. But, if al...

By T. O'Brien,   08.08.12
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02.21.11
Cornell University scientists use 3D printer to engineer human ear made of silicone
02.21.11

Cornell University scientists use 3D printer to engineer human ear made of silicone

Welcome to the future, where scientists can print body parts. No, seriously: researchers at Cornell...

By L. Dziuban,   02.21.11
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12.31.09
Invetech 3D bio-printer is ready for production, promises 'tissue on demand'
12.31.09

Invetech 3D bio-printer is ready for production, promises 'tissue on demand'

Say hello to "the world's first production model 3D bio-printer." What you're looking at is a machi...

By Vlad Savov,   12.31.09
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