Bioprinting, although a very new field, has already produced many promising areas. Dive into 3D printing skin, one of the most practical projects in this sector.
Though many don’t realize it, the skin is the largest organ, and healthy skin is essential to a healthy life. Since it covers our body and is our first line of defense, it’s prone to many different injuries.
Burns, deep wounds, and non-healing cuts can all pose a large threat and need to be treated immediately. The best way to heal a serious skin injury is through a transplant, but conventionally, this has to come from a donor. For more severe wounds, this skin would need to span across all three layers of skin: The epidermis, dermis, and hypodermis, making it very difficult to find a proper graft. On top of this, healthy donor skin in […]
Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETHZ) have produced a universal nanocarrier ink...