February 28, 2019

Episode 171: The Science Behind Bones

A UA professor is investigating the science behind bones.

AZSCI 171 Bones UA Professor John Szivek wants to make bones better.
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The Science Behind Bones

Episode 171: University of Arizona professor John Szivek

Bones are a basic part of the human anatomy, but a University of Arizona medical researcher wants to make them better. University of Arizona professor John Szivek studies bone structure and development. He is using 3-D printing technology to develop bone tissue. UA recently received a $2 million grant from the Department of Defense to research to help military personnel who have suffered significant bone injuries.

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