Tag: Organs

Japan Greenlights Experimentation on Human-Animal Embryos

In the scientific world, there are many ideas which might not be met with open arms. This is especially true when it comes to embryo experiments, as that remains a morally gray area, for the time being. In Japan, however, the first human-animal embryo experiments will commence. While there are a lot of benefits, the drawbacks should not be overlooked either. The Concept of Human-Animal Embryos Whereas some people might …
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Israeli Scientists Create a 3D Printed Heart Using Human Cells

The scientific world is always rife with new developments and breakthroughs. Over the past few years, the concept of #d printing organs has gotten a lot of attention. It now seems Israeli researchers successfully printed a 3D heart using a patient’s own cells. It is a very big breakthrough which can unlock a lot of new use cases in the near future. It can also aid in addressing the overall shortage …
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Researchers may be Getting Closer to Laboratory-grown Human Organs

This comes from the extensive work of Spanish scientists experimenting with 3-D printing human anatomy—new findings have enabled a series of successes including transplanted artificial blood vessels into monkeys and 3-D printed ovaries for mice. So how exactly does 3-D printing biology work? There are quite a few crazy things you can print using 3D printers. Printing organs is a new trend called “bioprinting”, it originated in the early 2000s …
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Top 4 3D Printing Trends Coming in 2017

The world of 3d printing is quite intriguing, as a lot of advancements have been made over the past few years. The concept of printing items at home, either to replace other objects or just as a hobby, will make an impact in the consumer space over the coming years. Although some people thought 3D printing was overhyped at first, the trend is gaining mainstream momentum as we speak. #4 …
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