Over 400,000 surgeries are conducted every year in the US alone to treat hernias, one of the most common soft tissue injuries. However, the current standard of care is a highly inflammatory process causing visceral adhesions and postsurgical complications.
To address these complications, the team at Baylor College of Medicine recently used our REGENHU bioprinter to design a 3D printed biomesh that minimizes postsurgical complications of hernia repair in an animal model.

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