The 3D printed Heart -Scientists could soon build replacement organs using a patient's own cells


Publication Title
3D Pinted Heart
Publication Date
April 10 2014
Creators/Contributors
University Of Louisville (contributor)
Stuart Williams (creator)
Media Type
Web Series
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Video footage of researchers at the University of Louisville attempting to create a functioning 3D printed heart. Researches are now working on printing human organs using material from fat cells within the body of the patient to prevent the body from rejecting a bioficial heart.
HCI Platform
Implantables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Heart
Augments
Living, Healing
Technology Keywords
3D Printing, Bioimplant
Marketing Keywords

How to cite this entry
Stuart Williams. (April 10 2014). "The 3D printed Heart -Scientists could soon build replacement organs using a patient's own cells". 3D Pinted Heart. Fabric of Digital Life. http://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/804