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Printing Human Organs?

Ramille Shah, PhDRamille Shah, PhD, and her research team are testing ways to build bioartificial organs using 3-D printing technology. Shah says, “Right now, the craze in 3-D printing has been focused on creating plastic prototypes. We’re one of the first groups in the nation focusing on creating new 3-D printable materials for tissue engineering.” Read more about Dr. Shah and her work in this recent article.

Dr. Shah was one of the presenters at the April 6 brunch. Did you get to speak with her? Let us know what you think in the comments section!

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