Printing a Human Kidney: One Step Closer to Immortality

Organ transplant wait time has been steadily increasing over the last three years by approximately 70%. Bloggers online have shared horror stories of watching family members suffer in pain as they wait for news about a kidney or heart they need transplanted to survive (nearly three people die everyday while waiting for organs). Surgeon Anthony Atala may have found a solution to this problem: printing organs. Although still in early stages this research can solve many issues surrounding transplanting organs by growing them instead.

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