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NIH Issues Research Results on Using 3-D Printing Bioreactors to Create Jawbone Tissue

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has issued research results that used 3-D printing to create bioreactors that could form bone tissue into precise shapes to heal jaw defects.  NIH noted that the jawbone is a particularly difficult site for a surgeon to repair after an injury, cancer, or bone infection.  To read the NIH announcement and summary of its research results on using 3-D printing bioreactors to create jawbone tissue, use the link below.
https://www.nih.gov/news-events/nih-research-matters/3d-printed-bioreactor-builds-bone
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