‘That’s no more the case; we’ve produced these sugar-structured vascular templates stable more than enough to ship to labs all over the world.’ Beyond integrating well with the global globe of tissue engineering, the researchers’ work epitomizes the philosophy that drives much of the open resource 3D printing community. ‘We launched this task from innovations rooted in RepRap and MakerBot technology and their helping world-wide communities,’ Miller said. ‘A RepRap 3D printer is normally a tiny fraction of the cost of industrial 3D printers, and, more important, its open-source character means you can freely modify it.Avian influenza A virus, called H7N9 for brief, has infected humans in China causing serious respiratory illness. According to the USA Centers for Disease Control and Avoidance , approximately one-third of those infected have died. Related StoriesOncolytic viral therapy authorized in the U.S. For use against late-stage melanomaHiroshima University researchers demonstrate how Sendai virus escapes host immune systemDengue-infected patients with few or no symptoms transmit virus to mosquitoes Current data suggests that H7N9 isn’t easily spread by person-to-person contact but rather by contact with infected poultry or even to the contaminated environment where the infected birds have already been maintained.