3D Printing

Here's how 3D printing could change the future of medicine

Professor Tal Dvir (R) and a researcher stand next to a 3-D printer during their interview with Reuters about their development of a 3D printed patch comprised of lab-grown heart tissue and nano-electronics that could potentially revolutionize the treatment of heart disease, at a laboratory in Tel Aviv University March 16, 2016. Picture taken March 16, 2016. REUTERS/ Nir Elias - GF10000365485

In Jason Chuen's views, 3D printing technology is going to transform medicine. Image: REUTERS/ Nir Elias

Andrew Trounson
Senior Journalist, University of Melbourne
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