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Transplant jaw made by 3D printer claimed as first

First of many promising developments. After a certain point your body will wear out regardless of how well you take care of it, hence the need for replacement parts. It will be easier to replace mechanical parts like the heart, lungs, or bones than complex circuitry like the brain.

A 3D printer-created lower jaw has been fitted to an 83-year-old woman’s face in what doctors say is the first operation of its kind.

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