Team makes nerve-regeneration breakthrough using 3-D printer

Feb 24, 2017

Team makes nerve-regeneration breakthrough using 3-D printer

A Japanese research team has developed the world’s first technology for regenerating damaged nerves using a three-dimensional printer designed to create animal cells. The use of the 3-D printer “will be able to support the rehabilitation of the patients and remove their pain,” team ...

96-year-old Japanese man recognized as world's oldest graduate

Jun 3, 2016

96-year-old Japanese man recognized as world's oldest graduate

A 96-year-old man in western Japan expressed his joy on Friday at being recognized as the world’s oldest university graduate. “I am genuinely happy. Learning is always fun at any age,” said Shigemi Hirata, who met reporters at his home in Takamatsu, displaying his ...