Category: Health & Medical


Robohand, Robofinger, Roboleg!

You’ve probably heard of Robohand, the open source project that has provided people around the world with affordable and practical 3D prosthetic hands. Founded in 2012, Robohand was first started by Richard van As and…

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3D Printing Blood Vessels at Capitol Hill

3D printers can turn ideas into physical objects in a matter of minutes, allowing the creation of everything from toys and jewelry to tissues and blood vessels. Jordan Miller, a professor at Rice University who…


3D Printing Revolutionizing Heart Surgery

3D printing is revolutionizing many different types of operations, including heart surgery, allowing for personalized pre-operative surgical planning. Luke Miller was born with a pulmonary atresia, a congenital malformation of the pulmonary valve. By using…