• Organ Printing and Healthcare: The Way Forward

    6 days ago - By The Healthcare Guys

    Three-dimensional organ printing might be a relatively new phenomenon, but the idea of curing a sick part of a patient's body by using healthy alternative dates back centuries. In fact, an article on the Smithsonian details the history of this practice starting all the way back in the third century AD. Then, two patron saints of surgeons, Cosmas and Damian, allegedly attached the “leg of a recently deceased Ethiopian Moor onto a white Roman... a subject depicted by numerous Renaissance artists.” Over time, the field of medicine and organ transplants, in particular, saw many changes and...
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