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Catching up fast in 3d printing

By Wang Ying in Shanghai ( China Daily ) Updated: 2016-07-25 07:46:06

China is estimated to have a market in the new tech worth 20 billion yuan by 2018

A patient suffering from a malignant tumor recently received unconventional, almost science fiction-like yet real and successful treatment. His doctor replaced five affected segments of his spine with a 19-centimeter-long metal part that was created using a 3D printer.

Doctor Liu Zhongjun performed the surgery a month ago in Peking University Third Hospital.

Catching up fast in 3d printing

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