Bioethical and Legal Issues in 3D Bioprinting

Anastasia Kirillova, Stanislav Bushev, Aydar Abubakirov, Gennady Sukikh

Article ID: 272
Vol 6, Issue 3, 2020, Article identifier:272

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Bioethical and legal issues of three-dimensional (3D) bioprinting as the emerging field of biotechnology have not yet been widely discussed among bioethicists around the world, including Russia. The scope of 3D bioprinting includes not only the issues of the advanced technologies of human tissues and organs printing but also raises a whole layer of interdisciplinary problems of modern science, technology, bioethics, and philosophy. This article addresses the ethical and legal issues of bioprinting of artificial human organs.


Three-dimensional printing, Bioethics, Ethical issues, Regulatory concerns, Artificial ovary, Oncofertility.

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