The city of Utrecht in Netherland is already famous for the outstanding achievements made by the tissue factory subordinated to the University Medical Center Utrecht to a great extent. This tissue factory has recently accomplished the 3D bioprinted rabbit shoulder implantation experiment. Now, this city is attracting more biologic printing institutions. With the cooperation of the University Medical Center Utrecht, Hogeschool Utrecht and ProtoSpace Fund, a new bioprinting lab Utrecht3DMedical is established.
All parties of the operators hope to expand the border of 3D bioprinting by this lab, even to realize organ 3D printing.
It is known that this new-founded institute has just moved to a small lab on the edge of Utrecht. But it is estimated that a major lab will be opened in the center of the Utrecht Science Park later in 2016. It’s also the first independent 3D printing lab in Netherland that is dedicated to 3D bioprinting. Read more
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Source: Science & Technology World, en.twwtn.com