3-D printers may soon fix broken bones

3-D printers may soon fix broken bones

There are 1 comment on the MSNBC story from Dec 2, 2011, titled 3-D printers may soon fix broken bones. In it, MSNBC reports that:

Washington State University researchers have used a 3D printer to create a bone-like material that can be used in orthopedic procedures, dental work, and to deliver medicine for ailments like osteoporosis.

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Since: Mar 11

Clarks Summit, PA

#1 Dec 7, 2011
This is interesting and very helpful. We all know how bone problems are on an increase these days just like those Fosamax issues I read in http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com/fe... .

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