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401: 3-D Organ Printing

Clip: Season 4 Episode 1 | 4m 26s

3-D printing takes the science of Regenerative Medicine to a whole new level with the replacement of human organs. The Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine in Winston-Salem North Carolina is printing organs using human cells in a biodegradable frame allowing for nerves and blood vessels to grow into the organ and function normally.

Aired: 01/05/18

Rating: NR

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