3D printers to revolutionize the medical field with printable kidneys and livers

David Tom

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Although 3D printers have been criticized for the potential health risks associated with their use in poorly ventilated areas, we must also acknowledge the tremendous amount of good they could potentially bring to the medical field.

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Once this becomes practical this is amazing! To provide something health wise that we are the most short on....human organs with living cells...wow


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This is truly an incredible innovation in the medical field. Now people won't have to wait around for the right donor and more people can be saved. It just needs to be perfected. That is incredible! Truly, truly incredible!

Jad Chaar

Posts: 6,481   +976
There is a fantastic article in the August 2013 issue of Popular Science about 3D printing in the medical field. If you like this type of stuff, check it out.