Ink-Jet Organs: What Color For Your Liver?

15 03 2010

March 14, 2010

A medical invention currently in development may one day be able to create new organs, right there in the hospital. The 3-D bio-printer takes cells from a patient’s failing organ and “prints out” a new organ — almost like a 3-D ink-jet printer. Guy Raz explains how the device works with the man who developed the prototype, Gabor Forgacs.

Here the whole Story:

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=124674635

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