Monthly Archives: October 2015

New Technique for 3D Printing of Soft Body Tissues from Hydrogels

3D printers are already actively used to print hard replacement parts for people with skull damage, deformed trachea, and a few other conditions. Work is underway to be able to print soft, functional tissues that promote cellular growth and may one day be used to replace entire organs. At Carnegie Mellon’s Regenerative Biomaterials & Therapeutics Group … Continue reading