February 25, 2011
Scientists are developing 3D “bioprinters” that will be able to print out skin, cartilage, bone, and other body parts.
Professor James Yoo, from the Institute of Regenerative Medicine at Wake Forest University is developing a system that will allow them to print skin directly onto burn wounds. The bioprinter has a built-in laser scanner that scans the wound and determines its depth and area. The scan is converted into… read more