10 Cools Things You Could Print with a 3D Bioprinter in the Near Future

3D bioprinting is an intuitive way to approach biology. But not many people realize its versatility. To give an idea of what is possible through 3D bioprinting, we’re starting a little series called “Allevi Applications.” Hopefully, this will make the idea of bioprinting a little more accessible! So without further ado, let’s get started.

1. Joint replacements, think knee, ankle and elbow.

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2. Microfluidic chips

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3. Cell scaffolds for replacement organs, eventually making fulling functioning organs

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4. Cartilage

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5. Accurate surgical models for physicians to practice difficult procedures

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6. Drugs with custom release rates, compositions and geometries

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7. Teeth and dental implants

8. Skin grafts for burn victims

9. Casts and bioactive clothing

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10.  Blood vessels, arteries and heart valves

And our users are just getting started. Check back as we cover new publications from #Allevi Authors and see what amazing applications they come up with next.