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Knee replacement joints created by 3D printer for first time in breakthrough by US university

Knee replacement joints created by 3D printer for first time in breakthrough by US university

The Telegraph - By Sarah Knapton

Printable synthetic cartilagewhich can be perfectly shaped to fit a knee joint has been designed by scientists in the US. Duke University in North Carolina said the breakthrough will allow surgeons to 3D print replacement parts which are an exact match for a patient’s anatomy. Human knees come with a …

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