Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Get your bones tailor-made with 3D printer

BBC News - Engineers pioneer use of 3D printer to create new bones
 "The engineers say the substance can be added to damaged natural bone where it acts as a scaffold for new cells to grow.

It ultimately dissolves with "no apparent ill-effects", the team adds..."


WSU Researchers Use a 3D Printer to Make Bone-like Material