Laser printing of cells into 3D scaffolds

Mathias Wilhelmi, Michael Pflaum, Martin Gruene, Aleksandr Ovsianikov, Boris Chichkov & Axel Haverich
Introduction: Native tissues consist of several cell types which are embedded in a matrix with a distinct architecture. For the in vitro generation of a functional 3D tissue, a technique for the directed deposition of cells into predefined scaffolds is a prerequisite. Materials and methods: [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]