Korea: Researchers 3D Printing Tracheas with Epithelial Cells & Chondrocytes

3D printed alginate hydrogel and artificial trachea.

Korean researchers have been experimenting further in the bioprinting of tracheal implants, publishing recent results in ‘Trachea with Autologous Epithelial Cells and Chondrocytes.’ The team of scientists details their use of polycaprolactone and hydrogel mixed with nasal epithelial and auricular cartilage cells.

More News