A working part of a heart has been 3D-printed by scientists

Researchers have 3D-printed hearts out of silicone and even a patient’s own cells, but they don’t have the full functionality of a real heart and aren’t good for heart repair. However, there has been some progress in this area, with a team from Harvard’s Wyss Institute developing a method for 3D-printing long cardiac macrofilaments that … Read more

Shields Health Care hack exposed 2 million people’s data

Shields Health Care Group, a Massachusetts-based firm dealing with imaging and health management services, has revealed a massive breach that might have exposed private information for up to two million individuals. The firm learnt of the incident on March 28th, and after an examination it revealed that a hostile actor had access to several of … Read more