Could You Use A 3D Thyroid?

3D Thyroid

If you have had your thyroid removed, would you consider a 3D thyroid transplant?  A Russian company has successfully transplanted a 3D printed thyroid into a mouse.  The full results of the experiment will be published next week, but the company confirmed it was a success. One of the best outcomes from this procedure is no rejection from the transplanted organ. They will be working on kidneys next.

Read about this promising new technology here:

http://3dprint.com/103721/3dbioprintingsolutions-thyroid/

 

Here is a warning for those of you who have had breast or thyroid cancer. Unfortunately, having had one type of cancer puts you at risk for the other type of cancer. We just can’t win sometimes, so please, be aware of the risk.

Read the full story below:

http://www.cancernetwork.com/thyroid-cancer/higher-breast-cancer-risk-thyroid-cancer-patients-and-vice-versa

 

 

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