Medical Research

Sweet! Rice researchers 3D print blood vessels using sugar and laser

Powdered sugar is the special ingredient in a Rice University recipe for mimicking the body’s intricate, branching blood vessels in…

4 days ago

Rice University lab makes advances on 4D printing of shape shifting soft robots

Smart, 4D biomedical implants that reconfigure themselves upon demand are closer to reality with a new way to print shape-shifting…

2 weeks ago

Motion capture tech used to 3D print sensors onto moving organs

Unexpected worlds collide in this research project spearheaded by a team of mechanical engineers and computer scientists from the University…

3 weeks ago

Near-infrared light enables non-invasive in vivo bioprinting

An international team of researchers from universities in China, Belgium and the U.S. has made a bioprinting breakthrough by successfully…

4 weeks ago

University of Michigan develops VentMI, a personalized splitter for ventilators

A team from the University of Michigan and Michigan Medicine has developed a personalized 3D printed vent-splitter device that allows…

3 months ago

nScrypt’s Sciperio and partners developing biomanufactured human blood

Sciperio, the research arm of Florida-based nScrypt, has announced a joint project with several partners through which it will seek…

3 months ago

MIT 3D prints soft and conductive neural implants

A team of MIT engineers that is developing flexible neural implants has found a way to 3D print neural probes…

3 months ago

Bioprinted brain model and imaging technique helps advance tumor research

A joint team of researchers from Rensselaer, Northwestern University and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has developed…

4 months ago

WFIRM develops mini 3D organ model of the human body

A team of scientists at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) in North Carolina has reported the development…

4 months ago

3D printed face shields to protect Hong Kong medical staff from coronavirus

As the number of reported Coronavirus cases rises around the world, regions affected by the virus are taking serious measures…

5 months ago