This 3D Bioprinted Organ Just Took Its First “Breath”


This breathing air sac model serves as a proof of concept in a field where 3D printing vasculature has been one of the biggest challenges.

Why This 3D Light Printer Is a HUGE Game Changer

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Multivascular networks and functional intravascular topologies within biocompatible hydrogels
“Solid organs transport fluids through distinct vascular networks that are biophysically and biochemically entangled, creating complex three-dimensional (3D) transport regimes that have remained difficult to produce and study.”

3D Bioprinting for Organ Regeneration
“Regenerative medicine holds the promise of engineering functional tissues or organs to heal or replace abnormal and necrotic tissues/organs, offering hope for filling the gap between organ shortage and transplantation needs.”


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