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Scientists try 3D printer to build human heart

Manufacturing Group | April 14, 2014

It may sound far-fetched, but scientists are attempting to build a human heart with a 3D printer.

Louisville, Ky. – Ultimately, the goal is to create a new heart for a patient with their own cells that could be transplanted. It is an ambitious project to first, make a heart and then get it to work in a patient, and it could be years – perhaps decades – before a 3D printed heart would ever be put in a person.

Click here to read the full article by Dylan Lovan, The Associated Press.

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