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Pioneering biotech company reaches significant milestone, using proprietary bioink to successfully 3D bioprint a mini-heart with full structure of a whole heart, including chambers and ventricles  CHICAGO – September 9, 2019 – BIOLIFE4D, a biotech pioneer leveraging advances in tissue engineering to 3D print human organs viable for transplant, today announced it has successfully demonstrated its…

By Emilia Benton, Correspondent  Updated 10:11 am CDT, Tuesday, October 23, 2018 According to U.S. Government Information on Organ Donation and Transplantation, hundreds of thousands of patients across the U.S. are currently on a waiting list for a transplanted organ, and 20 people die each day waiting for a transplant. However, researchers within the Texas Medical Center…

You can 3-D print chocolate, parts of an airplane, even skin. But what about a human heart? So far, printing one that’s transplant-worthy has been an elusive goal for researchers and companies, despite rapid advancements in technology. Enter Steven Morris, founder and CEO of Skokie startup BioLife4D. He’s busy assembling a team, adding talent from…

Build a Heart. Save a life.

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