News in category: 3d Bioprinting

CELLINK Featured on Boston’s NPR Station WBUR

A new printing technology called 3D bioprinting promises to revolutionize virtually every aspect of modern life and, perhaps, even transform life itself. 3D printing -- sometimes called "additive…

CELLINK Featured on BBC

Currently focused on growing cartilage and skin cells suitable for testing drugs and cosmetics. CELLINK believes that within 20 years it could be used to…

3D Printed Blood Vessels Offer New Possibilities for Testing Drugs

Bioprinting enthusiasts envision a future where we’ll be able to print functional human organs on demand, putting an end to transplant waiting lists and health problems and…

3D-bioprinted ears could be ‘five years away’

Patients could benefit from printed body parts in just five to 10 years, according to Reza Sadeghi, chief strategy officer at Biovia group of technology…

Artificial Skin Feels Temperature Changes Helping Amputees And Health Professionals

A team of engineers and researchers at Caltech and ETH Zurich say they have developed an artificial skin capable of detecting temperature changes using a…

Emerging Trends in the Cosmetic Industry: 3D Bioprinting

The 2015 global retail sales of natural products-based cosmeceuticals was US$2.98 billion, according to Euromonitor International. This segment has been showing a compound annual growth…

3-D printed corneas: Could they be the answer to the donor cornea shortage?

Imagine a future without eye banks, where patients needing new corneas can have them 3-D printed using their own cells, and the corneas are tailor-made…

From a Medical Past Comes a Bioprinting Future

Stuart Williams, PhD, came from a family entrenched in medical science and technology. His father was a chemist and he became a vascular biologist, with…

BASF & Poietis renew partnership to develop 3D bioprinted skin models for cosmetics testing

German chemicals company BASF has signed an agreement with French biotech firm Poietis to continue developing services and products in the 3D bioprinting field.  …

CELLINK INKREDIBLE Featured in Universiteit van Nederland Presentation

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Join us in Boston next week at Mass Innovation Labs for free Dinner or Lunch! Time to discuss Bioprinting!

Join us in Boston next week at Mass Innovation Labs for free Dinner or Lunch! Time to discuss Bioprinting!   We would like to invite…

Wake Forest’s 3D bioprinted ‘body on a chip’ shows how breakthrough cancer drugs affect our organs

Scientists at Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) in North Carolina have used 3D printing to develop a “body-on-a-chip” drug testing system. The system consists…

3D bioprinted living retina project awarded $90K by National Eye Institute

The National Eye Institute (NEI), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded $90,000 to a team from the University of Maryland for…

Australian Researchers Use 3D Bioprinting Pen In Orthopaedic Surgery

Among the many marvels happening in modern medical research is the addition of additive technologies. Doctors have been particularly keen on developing orthopaedic solutions. Why…

3D Bioprinting in Pediatrics

Additive manufacturing, commonly referred to as 3D printing, is a technology that builds three-dimensional structures and components layer by layer. Bioprinting is the use of…

Introducing the BIO X

CELLINK Founders Awarded Arvid Carlsson Award by Sahlgrenska Science Park

The premier of the Arvid Carlsson Award by Sahlgrenska Science Park took place during festive forms at this year's life science event in Gothenburg on…

3D Bioprinting of Living Tissues

Progress in drug testing and regenerative medicine could greatly benefit from laboratory-engineered human tissues built of a variety of cell types with precise 3D architecture.…

3D Bioprinting Equipment Market estimated to grow at a +25% CAGR during forecast period 2017-2021

A 3D bioprinter is a mechanical device that can print three-dimensional biological structures such as tissue or organs. The materials used in the bioprinting process…

3D printers: A revolutionary frontier for medicine

REGINA — Mission control on earth receives an urgent communication from Mars that an astronaut has fractured his shinbone. Using a handheld scanning device, the…

CELLINK at TERMIS AP in Shanghai: Booth B5

Are you going to TERMIS AP in Shanghai? From Sept 21-24th we will be at booth B5. We will be presenting our new printer: BIO…

Canadian researcher’s 3D bioprinted stem cell patch could ‘revolutionize’ heart disease treatment

  A researcher from the University of Saskatchewan is gaining attention for the development of a 3D bioprinted heart patch that could be used to…

Clay-based ‘Laponite’ bioink suitable for 3D bioprinting scaffolds with optimal drug delivery

  Within the field of bioprinting, the potential benefits of using clay-based printing materials are becoming increasingly apparent. As a recent research project by a…

Why Drug Testing May Be the Most Important Application of 3D Bioprinting

3D bioprinting is, needless to say, great cause for excitement. Usually, most people’s minds go immediately to one idea: the idea that in the future,…

Our friends at PSU are doing some pretty amazing things with Bioprinting!

It could be from years of pounding or climbing or just advancing age.   Sometimes the knees aren't what they used to be. "People can't really…

Living Human Cartilage Generated Through Bioprinting of Stem Cells with CELLINK tech

Bioprinting of living human cells has gotten a boost with new work out of Sweden that’s generated cartilage tissue by printing stem cells using a 3D bioprinter.…

UTEP THESIS INVESTIGATES MISSING PIGMENT IN 3D PRINTED SKIN

New research looks at how 3D printed skin can be made from a patients own cells and used as a skin graft or other medical…

3D Printing Accident Leads to ‘Tissue Paper’ with Healing Properties

One of the biggest stories in medical 3D printing from the past few months came out of Northwestern University, where researchers 3D printed a working ovary and implanted…

The Future of 3D Bioprinting by CELLINK Collaborator Dr. Gordon Wallace

Prof. Wallace is a founder and Director of the Intelligent Polymer Research Institute, University of Wollongong, Executive Director at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science and an Australian…

Bioink and 3D Bioprinting: Using CELLINK technology

Printing human tissue and organs! Printing what? What sounds like a science-fiction idea isn’t anything like that. A Nasdaq-listed company is hitting the headlines with their…

CELLINK Collaborators at Swinburne use tech for critical breakthrough in 3D bioprinting

Swinburne research into how stem cells are ‘fed’ once inside the body could bring surgeons a step closer to regenerating damaged or missing tissue through…

Researchers Bioprint Model Layer of the Eye Associated with Blindness

Glaucoma is a common condition affecting approximately 60.5 million people around the globe. As an irregularity in fluid flowing around the eye it clouds the…

3D-Printed Blood Vessels Reproduce Patient Clots

Researchers in the Netherlands have now 3D-printed a more accurate blood-vessel model that effectively replicates the formation of a blood clot caused by stenosis defects,…

Engineers Harness the Power of 3-D Printing to Train Surgeons And Shorten Surgery Times

A team of engineers and pediatric orthopedic surgeons are using 3-D printing to help train surgeons and shorten surgeries for the most common hip disorder…

3D Printing Is Revolutionizing Plastic Surgery

3D printing is revolutionizing facial reconstruction. Creating an exact replica of a patients face, surgeons are able to create replacement pieces that are an exact…

Tissue Regeneration Using 3D-Printed Bioactive Glass Scaffolds

Researchers are integrating 3D printing techniques and materials such as bioactive glasses to develop customized implants and scaffolds that easily dissolve in the body and…

3D Printed Tissue Is Proving to Be an Effective Means of Testing New Pharmaceuticals

3D printed tissue is proving to be an effective means of testing new pharmaceuticals. Using 3D bioprinted tissue, scientists can create the kind of complex…

3D Printing a Thyroid: 3D Bioprinting Solutions Research May Enable Future Organ Bioprinting

The thyroid is a tiny organ, but it can cause some big problems if it malfunctions – and there are quite a few ways in…

Skin-Deep Bioprinting Innovation

South Korean scientists believe they have created a faster and less expensive way to use bioprinting print human skin. The researchers at Pohang University of…

Brain Teaser: 3D Printed “Tissue” to Help Combat Disease

  The brain is amazingly complex, with around 86 billion nerve cells. The task to create bench-top brain tissue from which to learn how the…

Webinar Thursday 27 July – Introduction to 3D Bioprinting

After over 15 years of research and development in academia and industry, several main applications of 3D bioprinting technology are ready to be realised. This…

Freshly Printed 3: Prototyping Networks and Conduits

  The other week we challenged ourselves to fabricate perfusable networks within a broader hydrogel medium using the INKREDIBLE+. We aimed to make the procedure…

Bioprinting in Space with NASA

NASA has been using 3D printing for decades now, and few organizations can top their experience or resourcefulness with the technology. NASA tends to make big…

Transforming Healthcare Through Technology

Dr. Bertalan Mesko, PhD is the Medical Futurist. As a geek physician with a PhD in genomics and Amazon Top 100 author, he envisions the…

Engineers Work to Make 3D Printed Human Heart a Reality

Imagine a world with fewer fatalities from heart disease—the leading cause of death worldwide, according to the World Health Organization.   A world where the…

This robot is learning how to print a human organ

Kentucky-based software company Advanced Solutions has developed what it calls the world's first 3D human tissue printer that operates on a six axis robot. Called…

3D Printing in Water for Medical Use and Faster 3D Prints

Why would you want to 3D print in water? New research into materials shows a novel technique with applications for 3D printing.   Materials scientist…

Researchers Evaluate the Value of 3D Bioprinting to Create in Vitro Cancer Cells

Belgian researchers have evaluated the use of 3D bioprinting to create in vitro cancers cells that can properly represent the in vivo cell biology. With the view that the…

A Dog Tests Out 3D Printed Bone Treatment for Landmine Survivors and a Bioprinter Operates on a Six-Axis Robot

In December, the University of Glasgow received £2.8 million from Find a Better Way, a charity set up to help survivors of landmine blasts. The funding was granted to the…

Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine: New Trends and Directions—A Year in Review

Tissue engineering (TE) is continuously evolving assimilating inputs from adjacent scientific areas and their technological advances, including nanotechnology developments that have been spawning the range…

Bioprinting 3D Cell Structures in Space Could Advance Cancer Research

Cancer research is being taken to new frontiers thanks to research coming out of BioServe Space Technologies, a NASA-affiliated research center at the University of…

3D ‘Bioprinting’: 10 Things You Should Know About How It Works

1. CT scans can function like a CAD design   Instead of trying to create an organ or tissue model from the ground up, researchers…

Skin Regeneration — From Science Fiction to Science Fact

Doctors are faced with limited choices when it comes to damaged or burned skin. People with severe burns face years of skin grafts and rehabilitation…

Spanish Scientists Make Advances in 3D Printing Bone and Cartilage Tissue

Spanish researchers are now one step closer to creating bone and cartilage for patients using 3D printing, after the tissues were recently synthesized using the…

Researchers from Oregon Use 3D Bioprinting to Create Blood Vessels for Alternative Root Canal Treatment

Researchers from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) have developed a process involving bioprinting that can engineer blood vessels in extracted teeth.   The findings are…

CELLINK at ISSCR in Boston June 14-17

Come check us out at booth 106 to learn more 3D Bioprinting!

How 3D Printing Is Allowing Some Unexpected Industries to Get Innovative

In recent years, 3D printing in the medical field has made the leap from science fiction to science fact. 3D printers are being used to…

POSTECH Research Team Publishes Paper on Single-Step Process for 3D Bioprinting Synthetic Skin

I remember teachers asking the question, “What is the largest human organ?” in class many years ago, and most kids shouted out incorrect guesses, like…

3D Printing: Innovation in Healthcare

Medical 3D printing, otherwise known as bioprinting, was once an ambitious pipe dream. However, time and investment eventually made it a reality. Now, 3D printers…

3D Bioprinting in Space- Curing Cancer?

WHAT IS BIOPRINTING?   Bioprinting is an Earth-based technique of using magnetic forces to handle cell cultures. Researchers add gold atoms to cell cultures, and…

A New Era for 3D Bioprinting Breakthroughs

Imagine having the ability to engineer organs and tissue on demand, reducing the years long wait time many patients must go through to receive a…

CELLINK technology featured at 2017 Stem Cell Symposium

Check out this great video from the 2017 Stem Cell Symposium in Jacksonville Florida. You can see some awesome footage of our printer in action and…

Come meet us at ISSCR booth 106 next week!

Are you going to ISSCR? Don't be shy come say hello! We will be at booth 106 and ready to talk bioprinting all day. We…

Is 3D Bioprinting the Future of Reconstructive Surgery?

The unique characteristic of 3D bioprinting is the cellular ink that is used, from which precisely shaped grafts can be produced. This technique differs from…

3D Printing in Medicine- Bioink Officer Dr. Patrick Thayer Gives us the Scoop

Last week I was able to present at the 3D Printing in Medicine Conference in Mainz, Germany. At the conference, there were a lot of…

CELLINK Featured in Roanke Times

Erik Gatenholm and Hector Martinez are the Henry Fords of the 3-D biotech printer business. Until Ford came along with his Model T, automobiles were…

Biotech Buzz with Dr. Dennis Douroumis from Univeristy of Greenwich

https://soundcloud.com/cellink/episode-23-interview-with-dr-dennis-douroumis-from-university-of-greenwich

3-D Printed Ovary Allows Infertile Mouse to Mate and Give Birth

The 3-D printed bioprosthetic ovary, as it's termed, is "the holy grail of bioengineering for regenerative medicine," said Teresa K. Woodruff, a reproductive scientist and…

Magentic Bioprinting Experiment – In Orbit

A report in Izvestia describes an unusual bioprinting experiment that is in the early development stages. It’s to be based on a scientific paper entitled,…

Biotech Buzz with Tao Jiang from McGill: Cancer and 3D Bioprinting

https://soundcloud.com/cellink/episode-22-interview-with-tao-jaing-from-mcgill-university-bioprinting-cancer-models

Frequently Asked Question: Bioprinting a Whole Organ

  By: CELLINK Bioink Officer, Dr. Patrick Thayer   Can bioprinting be used to address the organ list? How can bioprinting be used for organ…

CELLINK Featured in 3D Bioprinting article in South China Morning Post

Transplanting is not the only way to get a new nose, ear, cartilage or bone. Biomaterials churned out with “bio-ink” and a coffee machine-sized 3D…

3D Bioprinting – from Science Fiction to Reality?

After over 15 years of research and development in academia and industry, several main applications of 3D bioprinting technology are ready to be realised. In…

A 3D Bioprinted Patch Has Been Created to Help Heal Scarred Heart Tissue Post Heart Attack

A team of biomedical engineers led by scientists from the University of Minnesota have created a revolutionary 3D-bioprinted patch that can help heal scarred heart…

CELLINK Bioink used to Bioprint Cartilage with Stem Cells Taken from Human Knee

We are always amazed to see our collaborators doing such impressive and innovative work.  One of the biggest challenges within 3D Bioprinting is getting the…

Five Types of Bioinks

A bioink is a hydrogel biomaterial that can be extruded through a printing nozzle or needle into filaments that can maintain shape fidelity after deposition.…

Freshly Printed #2: Engineering New Tissues from Existing Tissues

Bioink development and the bioprinting field as a whole is rapidly progressing. Newly developed bioinks exhibit diverse compositions, chemistries, and sourcing ranging from purely synthetic…

3D Bioprinting Set to Change the Future of Medicine

Well we already knew this didn't we? 3D bioprinting is going to change the future of medicine in a way we never thought possible. Researchers…

New Episode of Biotech Buzz with Dr. Angela Panoskaltsis-Mortai. See how she is using 3D Bioprinting at University of Minnesota:

Dr. Angela Panoskaltsis-Mortari is Professor and Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Blood & Marrow Transplantation, and Professor of Medicine,…

CELLINK featured in Global Futurist for 3D Bioprinted Cartilage

We are ecstatic to see that 3D Bioprinting is making it's mark on the world. As you may have previously read, the study conducted by…

CELLINK Featured in The National for Bioprinting

The National, one of Dubai's leading newspapers interviewed CELLINK about the latest in bioprinting:   "Erik Gatenholm and Dr Hector Martinez, the co-founders of Cellink,…

Top 5 Most Bioprintable Tissues

  Bioprinting is a revolutionary technology for the tissue engineering field with promises to permit the rapid fabrication of tissues and organs. However, not all…

Research center in Australia leads 3D Bioprinting Revolution

We love to see the way the academic world has embraced bioprinting. The more research institutions invest time and resources into this field, the better…

3D Bioprinting Is Set to Change the Medical Field

3D Bioprinting has opened doors we never thought were possible. This technology is set to change the way we think about aging and treating disease.…

CELLINK featured in Engadget

We are thrilled to see that our collaborators research is being publicized around the world! This is a very exciting time for the world of…

CELLINK Featured in Tech Crunch

CELLINK's technology was used by Chalmers University of Technology to successfully 3d bioprint and implant human cartilage in mice. This is huge for the world…

3D Bioprinted Human Cartilage Cells to Live and Grow Inside Mice

No better way to end the week than to see our technology is being used to change the world.  Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology…

What’s There Not to like About 3D Bioprinting?

3D Bioprinting is something that might have appeared in an episode of The Jetsons or The Twilight Zone.  3D Bioprinting is something that seems so…

Utilizing 3D Bioprinting to Develop Organs

3D Bioprinting offers endless possibilities to change the world as we know it today. Utilizing 3D Bioprinting for developing organs is something that will not…

The Endless Possibilities of 3D Bioprinting

Today we were featured on 3D MedNet  about the endless possibilities of 3D Bioprinting. Our Co-founders Erik Gatenholm and Hector Martinez shared their thoughts on…

What Could the New Future of the FDA Mean for Bioprinting?

The FDA has been working with bioprinting as of lately. With a new leader set to take place, what will this mean? We're interested to…

Bioprinting paving the way to develop life-saving drugs

A company in Vancuver, Canada is working with 3D Bioprinting to create tissues that pharma companies can use to test new drugs. Watch the video…

5 Tools You Need to Bioprint

Ready to start to 3D Bioprinting? Before you do, take a look at these 5 tools that you need to get the process going: Traditional…

Attention fellow 3D Bioprinting enthusiast- looking for guest bloggers!

Attention fellow 3D Bioprinting enthusiast! As some of you may know, we started a blog section on our website where we post news about bioprinting…

3D Bioprinting Could Save Lives?

3D Bioprinting allows for a variety of opportunities to improve our overall physical condition and health. In the article below, read how University of California…

Awesome TEDx: 3D Bioprinting is Medicines Next Frontier

  In an time where new medical technologies are in great demand, don't you think a 3D bioprinter be useful?  TEDx presents  Dr. Sam Wadsworth.…

Robots wearing 3D Bioprinted Skin? Yup. You heard that right.

Alright alright we admit this does sound pretty creepy, 3D Bioprinted skin on a robot sounds like something out of a scifi movie. According to…

Tune into this TEDx to learn about how 3D Bioprinting

Happy Monday everyone! Take a few minutes to enjoy this awesome TEDx on 3d bioprinting with Dr. Aleksander Skardal. Learn how Dr. Skardal and his…

Student-Built 3D Bioprinter Developing Bone-Ligament Adherence Systems

Closing out the week with more good news in the world of bioprinting! Just a couple years back, University of New Mexico Valencia campus introduced…

3D Bioprinting Market Report

Interested in what 2017 has in store for 3D Bioprinting? Check out this market research report for 2017. As we could guess, more exciting times…