Photos: The robot that is going to 3D print a human heart

The BioAssembly Bot

The BioAssembly Bot is a robot created by Advanced Solutions in partnership with researchers at the University of Louisville to assemble and 3D print human tissue.

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By Lyndsey Gilpin

Lyndsey Gilpin is a former Staff Writer for TechRepublic, covering sustainability and entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the book Follow the Geeks.