Tuesday, March 8, 2011

TED Touts Printing a Human Kidney

In the last ten years, the number of patients needing organ donations has more than doubled, yet the number of organ transplants has not proportionately increased. Every day patients die waiting for an organ donation. Dr. Anthony Atala asks the question,"Can we grow the organs instead of transplanting them?"

See a 3D printer output a human kidney. Meet Luke, a patient with an engineered bladder, healthy and well, ten years later. http://www.ted.com/talks/anthony_atala_printing_a_human_kidney.html

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  1. See a 3D printer output a human kidney. Meet Luke, a patient with an engineered bladder, healthy and well, ten years later. logo design

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  2. I've heard about company which helping with search of kidney. They working with online base of all US. Last time when i contact their office, their show me, how it works.

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