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Israeli firms team up for high-speed 3D stem cell printing

Israeli 3D printer firm Nano Dimension has successfully lab-tested a 3D bioprinter for stem cells, paving the way for the potential printing of large tissues and organs, the company said on Wednesday. 78 more words

3Dprinting

More Good News From CIRM-Funded Spinal Cord Injury Trial

It’s been less than a year since we last reported on the CIRM-funded Asterias Biotherapeutics trial for spinal cord injury (SCI), and we already have more – still preliminary – but good news to share. 740 more words

CIRM News

Orthopedic Doctors - Spinal Stress Fracture Specialist

With the increased mental work rather than physical, the need of the orthopedic doctors also increases. Most of the people working in the IT companies have bone related problems. 217 more words

Health Care

The curious case of Schwann cells.

Leprosy is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium leprae (M.leprae). It affects the peripheral nervous system which relays messages between the brain and the rest of the body. 445 more words

Stepping Off A Perfectly Safe Building

So I need to put on this fancy-rubber suit, jump off a building and bounce 66 stories into the air over and over again?

The next morning I awaken fitfully and spring up, relieved to find I’m not covered in blood. 1,300 more words

Science Fiction

3D printing BioPen lets surgeons draw with stem cells

Doctors perform hundreds of thousands of knee surgeries every year, often to replace damaged or worn cartilage. The techniques for performing these surgeries today may be about to change, thanks to new research. 670 more words

Health