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Scientists Use 3D Printers to Recreate Kidney’s Proximal Tubules

At Harvard’s Wyss Institute researchers used a 3D printer to essentially recreate the proximal tubules found within kidneys, potentially opening up the possibility of printing complex structures that can be used to replace diseased tissues and organs. The kidney is an organ made of hundreds of thousands of functionally identical nephrons, each having proximal tubules through which […] This post Scientists Use 3D Printers to Recreate Kidney’s Proximal Tubules appeared first on Medgadget.
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