Gallery: Autodesk and Organovo Team Up to 3D Print Living Human Tissue

 

3D printers can fabricate everything from cars to bald eagle beaks, and soon they may even be able to print organs and limbs. Biological printer manufacturer Organovo has teamed up with CAD software developer Autodesk to create software that will design and print living tissue. By entering the realm of bioengineering, Autodesk is branching out from the fields of industrial design and architecture into what could possibly be the beginnings of synthetic body modification and medicine.

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