3D-Printed Bones May Be on Horizon

Developments in the medical world are underway that are equal parts fascinating, inspirational, and possibly even macabre. Additive manufacturing—creating three-dimensional solid objects from a digital file—has become a billon-dollar industry whose potential is limited only by the imaginations of individuals with access to a 3D printer. Within that market, 3D bioprinting, which involves fabricating replacement…