3D bioprinting tissues in space to heal people on Earth

Scientists use 3D bioprinting in space to create tissues and organoids that would otherwise be difficult to make in the presence of gravity.

Discover the fascinating world of 3D bioprinting in space, a realm where the absence of gravity unlocks new possibilities for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. 

  • Learn how 3D bioprinters work and why printing in space simplifies this process. 
  • Gain insights from leading scientists who are at the forefront of merging space exploration with biomedical engineering.
  • Real-world impact: Understand the potential applications of space-bioprinted tissues on Earth, from personalized medicine to the future of tissue and organ transplant.

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