Today, a quickly emerging set of technologies known as bioprinting is poised to push the boundaries further.
In a landmark study for the tissue engineering community, scientists have successfully grown and reconstructed new ears for children born with a birth defect.
It takes an average of 7.5 months to build a single-family home. A Ukrainian startup has cut that timeframe down to just 8 hours.
Rather than one layer at a time, this method creates an entire object all at once, using lasers.
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