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Brain blood vessels, suspected meningitis, 3D printed nylon

Blood vessels in a female human adult brain, from a patient with suspected bacterial meningitis. The 2D data contained in the patient's MRI scans were converted into 3D renders by the artist who was then able to export them to a printable format so that they could be 3D printed in white nylon by selective laser sintering (SLS). Meningitis is the infection of the protective membranes around the bra…