NIH Launches 3D Health and Science Print Exchange

The National Institute for Health (NIH) kicked off a new website that allows researchers and students to share, edit and download 3D print files related to health and science. The NIH 3D Print Exchange, the result of a collaborative effort, features files that the NIH claims can be used to create customized lab equipment and models of bacteria and human anatomy, among many other things. "3D printing is a potential game changer for medical research,” stated NIH director Francis S. Collins. NIH Press Release