Gabor Forgacs: Bioprinting human tissue could lead to immortality
Publicado em 2 de nov de 2015
That's the guiding principle behind the work of Gabor Forgacs, a pioneer in bioprinting and founder of Organovo, which specialises in the field of making human tissue to order. The technology for printing, say, a working human heart isn't quite there yet, but as Forgacs told the WIRED2015 audience at London's Tobacco Dock, the science is sound and it's only a matter of time before lab-printed replacements are a medical reality.
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