Day: May 19, 2016

Page: 3D bioprinted placenta model could be the key to treating preeclampsia

Preeclampsia, a pregnancy disorder usually occurring in the late stages of pregnancy, is one of the leading causes of both maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality today. On a global scale, the condition affects three to eight percent of pregnant women, and in 2013 preeclampsia resulted in 29,000 deaths. Unfortunately, and because of the ethical […]