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11.24.15
3D-printed vascular systems help doctors practice for your surgery
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3D-printed vascular systems help doctors practice for your surgery

Doctors can use a 3D-printed replica of your anatomy to train before a real operation.

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09.20.15
MRI scans used to create 3D-printed hearts for surgery practice
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MRI scans used to create 3D-printed hearts for surgery practice

A group of MIT and Boston's Children Hospital researchers found a way to conjure up a final product within three hours.

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09.11.15
Spanish cancer patient gets a 3D-printed titanium rib cage
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Spanish cancer patient gets a 3D-printed titanium rib cage

A cancer patient, suffering from a chest wall sarcoma, receives the first ever 3D-printed metal sternum and rib cage.

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03.18.15
Researchers can now 3D-print nose cartilage in 16 minutes
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Researchers can now 3D-print nose cartilage in 16 minutes

Doctors have been employing 3D-printed tissue for years now. But even though the hype around 3D bi...

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01.19.15
Genetic 'glue' helps make 3D-printed organs
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Genetic 'glue' helps make 3D-printed organs

No, you're not looking at a dessert gone horribly wrong -- that might just be the future of synthe...

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11.21.14
3D-printed livers go on sale to impatient scientists
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3D-printed livers go on sale to impatient scientists

So far, the biggest benefit of 3D-printing organs is that you don't need someone to donate their b...

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06.20.14
What you need to know about 3D-printed organs
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What you need to know about 3D-printed organs

Sure, 3D printers that can spit out chocolates, create shoes, handcraft cars and help astronauts s...

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