drvarun sqMedical 3D Printing & Bioprinting

Dr Varun Tyagi is a medical doctor who practices in India and writes about remarkable and historical landmarks throughout the medical world.  Dr Varun believes that 3D printing can help democratize medical care, making medical devices affordable and available to everyone on the planet.

Scientists at Russian company, 3D Bioprinting Solutions, successfully printed the thyroid gland which was transplanted in a mice. The medical breakthrough involved 3D printing of thyroid using biological materials and irradiation of thyroid of mice before it could be implanted.



Source: http://rbth.com/science_and_tech/2015/11/02/rusian-scientists-succesfully-implant-the-first-3d-printed-thyroid-gland_536205