3D Printed living skin with blood vessels

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3D-Printed Living Skin With Blood Vessels Included. In the opinion of Pankaj Karande, an associate professor of chemical and biological engineering and a member of the Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies (CBIS), who led this research at Rensselaer, “Right now, whatever is available as a clinical product is more like a fancy Band-Aid. It provides some accelerated wound healing, but eventually, it just falls off; it never really integrates with the host cells.”

Living Skin Can Now be 3D-Printed With Blood Vessels Included

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4 thoughts on “3D Printed living skin with blood vessels

    ajeanneinthekitchen said:
    January 30, 2020 at 1:16 pm

    Though it is cool that technology is able to do this, I think it is a little too much like playing God, and really kind of have a problem with the idea as a whole. It’s getting a little too out there for me.

    babl responded:
    January 30, 2020 at 10:47 pm

    Thanks for mentioning. Together we are learning new things everyday:)

    ajeanneinthekitchen said:
    January 31, 2020 at 8:02 am

    I totally agree. :)

    babl responded:
    January 31, 2020 at 6:13 pm


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