Patient receives 3D-printed titanium sternum and rib cage

Following a 3D-printed heel bone, a 3D-printed mouth guard and the world’s first 3D-printed jet engine, the CSIRO’s Lab 22 has added to the growing list of 3D-printed medical implants by designing and printing a replacement titanium sternum and rib cage for a 54-year-old cancer patient.

Source: newatlas.com/3d-printed-sternum-and-rib-cage-csiro/39369/