Scientists 'hack' cells to create 3D shapes from live tissue
They could lead to soft robots and lab-made organs.
Fingernail-sized chip can repair damaged tissue in seconds
The non-invasive technology works without breaking the skin.
Robots could wear flesh to help form transplants
It's not as creepy as it sounds. Really. We promise.
Hospital to get first dedicated 3D tissue-printing facility
Australian doctors foresee machines in operating theaters, "ready to print tissue as needed."
US pours $160 million into making tissues and artificial organs
The public-private investment will help with manufacturing and repairing tissues.
Watch tissue-based robots move in response to light
In case regular robots aren't freaky enough for you.
Genetic 'glue' helps make 3D-printed organs
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Harvard scientists grow human cells onto nanowire scaffold to form 'cyborg' skin
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Flexible, implantable LEDs look set to start a new body modification craze
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