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Organ bioprinting gets a breath of fresh airMay 7, 2019

Bioengineers have cleared a major hurdle on the path to 3D printing replacement organs. It's a breakthrough technique for bioprinting tissues with exquisitely entangled vascular networks that mimic the body's natural passageways for blood, air, lymph and other vital fluids


Effective new target for mood-boosting brain stimulation foundDecember 11, 2018

Researchers find an effective target in the brain for electrical stimulation to improve mood in people suffering from depression. Stimulation of a brain region called the lateral orbitofrontal cortex reliably produced acute improvement in mood in patients who suffered from depression at the start of the study