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Organs by Inkjet

Inkjet printers can already print living cells.

Inkjet printers can already print living cells.

By Cameron Ferris

The development of a new biological ink takes us one step closer to the goal of printing living cells in three dimensions to create whole organs.

Cameron Ferris is an Associate Research Fellow at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, University of Wollongong (http://www.electromaterials.edu.au).

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