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Organovo creates first 3D bio-printed human liver

Organovo creates first 3D bio-printed human liver

Moving beyond single arrays allows complex medical research. 3D bio-printing research firm Organovo announced this week it has crafted an in vitro three-dimensional human liver using its bio-printing technology. Organovo CEO Keith Murphy made the announcement at the Experimental Biology Conference in Boston. (For background on Organovo, see our article, “Autodesk teams with Organovo for [...]

Autodesk teams with Organovo for 3D bio-printing

Autodesk teams with Organovo for 3D bio-printing

Moving beyond metals and plastics, there is huge growth potential for custom manufactured bio-materials. By Kathleen Maher There is a great deal of excitement around the growth of additive manufacturing. The US government supports seeing it as an opportunity for manufacturing to come home to the US on its own terms. Meanwhile incredible work has [...]