digitally printed heart

For 1st time ever, scientists 3D-print a human heart

Maybe one day they'll 3-D print beer.

April 15, 2019

TEL AVIV-YAFO, Israel (KNOU) — Researchers at Tel Aviv University just 3D-printed a human heart for the first time in history.

About the size of a rabbit heart, it isn't big enough to be transplanted into a human, but eventually, scientists may get to that point.

That would address the current shortage of human heart donors.

Click here to read more about the study.

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