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Researchers Use 3D Printing to Isolate Aggressive Breast Cancer Cells

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By: Clare Scott From: 3dprint.com Researchers at the University of Girona have successfully isolated stem cells from one of the most aggressive forms of breast cancer – using 3D printing. The goal of isolating the cells is to find a drug that attacks them exclusively, without damaging healthy parts of the body. According to Dr. Teresa Puig, Director of the Oncology …

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How 3D Printing Is Helping Cancer Patients Today

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Contributor: Quora From: forbes.com Performing any kind of surgery requires a great deal of precision. Now, surgeons can use an exact 3D model of the patient’s organs to practice a procedure and hone their skills before performing it on the patient. Although 3D printing was first invented in the mid-1980s, we are only starting to explore its potential numerous medical …