A New Age of Accessibility: 5 Trends Shaping The Future of Mobility

Why Global Organizations Are Tapping Launch Forth to Revolutionize How Products Are Developed   SAN FRANCISCO (May 22, 2018) – With the concept of mobility constantly evolving as new demands are fueled by disruptive technology, global organizations are tapping co-creation platform Launch Forth to revolutionize Read More »

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Is the Medical Device Regulation a Threat to Additive Manufacturing?

  When the European Union’s (EU’s) new Medical Device Regulation (MDR) was first introduced in 2017, it set in motion a three-year countdown to its full application in 2020. The MDR could drastically impact the way that medical devices are made in the EU, particularly Read More »

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Rutgers Researchers Create a 3D-Printed Smart Gel That Walks Underwater, Moves Objects

  By Todd B. Bates | todd.bates@rutgers.edu | Rutgers University–New Brunswick New technology has biomedical, soft robot and other applications New Brunswick, N.J. , May 17, 2018, Rutgers University–New Brunswick engineers have created a 3D-printed smart gel that walks underwater and grabs objects and moves them. The Read More »

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Yndetech Builds Fast-Growing Dental Implant Business in Italy with 3D Systems’

  Darmstadt, 17th May 2018 – Today, 3D Systems announced that Italian start-up Yndetech has added its 700th customer in just three years, producing high quality dental implants and other dental devices on its four ProX® DMP 100 3D metal printers. Yndetech, which was founded Read More »

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Surgeons Use 3D Printing for Two-Year-Old’s Life-Saving Kidney Transplant at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Stratasys multi-material 3D printing used to support the successful transplantation of a larger-than-average adult kidney from Brendan Clark, into his two-year-old son, Dexter 3D models of patients’ anatomies determined the feasibility of the transplant  Dexter has since made a full recovery and is now able Read More »

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SME Releases Medical Additive Manufacturing 2018 Annual Report

Industry Collaboration Leads to Extraordinary Strides in Growth (DEARBORN, Mich., Apr. 25, 2018) – SME today announced the release of the Medical AM3DP 2018 Annual Report at SME’s RAPID + TCT event in Fort Worth. The report provides a snapshot of the impact of additive manufacturing/3D Printing Read More »

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Stryker to Highlight Expanding Line of 3D-Printed Tritanium® Cages at AANS

New Tritanium TL Curved Posterior Lumbar Cage to be previewed Allendale, N.J. — April 27, 2018 — Stryker’s Spine division will showcase its expanding line of Tritanium® cages, including the new Tritanium® TL Curved Posterior Lumbar Cage, a 3D-printed interbody fusion cage intended for use Read More »

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DSM and 3Dmouthguard Develop Instantly Printed Mouthguards

  15 April 2018 – Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition, and materials, today announced a partnership with 3Dmouthguard. The companies will develop custom-made and instantly printed 3D mouthguards to protect teeth and mouth injuries in any type of sport that Read More »

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Carnegie Mellon University: 3-DIY – Printing Your Own Bioprinter

By E. Forney and Emily Durham | College of Engineering Carnegie Mellon University Researchers in Adam Feinberg’s lab have developed a low-cost 3-D bioprinter by modifying a standard desktop 3-D printer, and they have released the breakthrough designs as open source so that anyone can Read More »

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Renishaw – Cancer Patient in South Wales Receives Life-Saving Operation

  April 2018 – 71-year-old Peter Maggs received life-saving chest surgery at Morriston Hospital, Wales, during an operation to remove a large sarcoma from his chest. As part of the procedure, Mr Maggs received a rib prosthesis which was designed by Morriston Hospital. This is Read More »

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