Patentability of 3D-Printed Organs

Despite advances in healthcare and medicine, every year more patients become candidates for organ replacement. Organs that are on high demand for transplantation include kidney, liver, heart, pancreas, lung, and intestine. The recurring theme every year is the imbalance between the supply of organs and the number of patients who could benefit from transplantation. The supply of organs, which is mainly through donations, simply cannot keep up with the demand. Continue reading “Patentability of 3D-Printed Organs”