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Oxford Performance Materials (OPM) to Provide 3D Printed Custom Orthopedic Implants and Suture Anchors for Ukraine War Victims

Oxford Performance Materials, Inc. (OPM; https://oxfordpm.com/), an industry leader in advanced polymer science, 3D-printed orthopedic devices and coating technologies is pleased...
3d printed glasses for color blind people

3D printed glasses developed by researchers at Khalifa University could be the cure for color blind people

A team of researchers from Khalifa University has developed a new wearable that could help people with color blindness. While...
The CityU team developed a low-cost, facile way to fabricate biocompatible 3D-architected carbon composites that are lightweight, strong, and deformable to any size and shape. Photo source:  Surjadi, James et al., /doi.org/10.1016/j.matt.2022.08.010

CityU invents a method to convert 3D-printed polymer into a 100-times stronger, ductile hybrid carbon microlattices material

Developing a lightweight material that is both strong and highly ductile has been regarded as a long-desired goal in the...
A unique 3D-printed light-sensitive medical device could help millions of people worldwide with lupus and other light-sensitive diseases by providing access to real-time data for more personalized treatment. Credit: McAlpine Group, University of Minnesota

A unique 3D-printed light-sensitive device could help people with lupus

A team of engineers and doctors at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities has developed a unique 3D-printed light-sensitive medical...
3d printed Pneumatic ‘muscles’

Italian Institute of Technology Researchers develop 3D Printed Pneumatic muscles that can lift 1,000-times their weight

With their strength determined by the material used and the thickness of the actuator membrane, the 3D Printed Pneumatic muscles...
Digitizing Orthotics and Prosthetics - Spentys is re-inventing the future of Orthopaedics with a digital workshop solution

Digitizing Orthotics and Prosthetics – Spentys is re-inventing the future of Orthopaedics with a digital workshop solution

Spentys is an orthopaedic software solution designed to integrate all parts of a digital workshop, from scanning to modelling and...
Staff Sgt. Anthony Brown uses software to digitally design a night guard on a digital teeth model. (Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper/Air Force)

The Department of Veterans Affairs gets approval for 3D printer that will assist veterans’ surgeries

The Department of Veterans Affairs has gotten its first 3D printing medical device cleared to assist in veterans’ surgeries, officials...
Eli Lilly will collaborate on the identification of a unique 3D structure dosage form design. (Eli Lilly)

Triastek announces research collaboration with Lilly to explore the application of 3D printing technology in oral delivery of drugs

Triastek, Inc. ("Triastek") announced a collaboration with Eli Lilly and Company ("Lilly"), a leading global pharmaceutical company, to leverage the...
Digitizing the O&P Practice - 3D printed custom Insoles

Digitizing the O&P Practice – 3D printed custom Insoles

This first part of Digitizing the O&P Practice article on 3D printed custom insoles summarizes the benefits of the same...
LZH is researching the additive manufacturing of dental implants.

LZH develops customized dental implants in a new DFG research group

Laser Zentrum Hannover (LZH) is working on more durable, particularly well-fitting dental implants as part of a DFG research group. The...
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SprintRay collaborates with BEGO to create new 3D printing resin for dental care

 SprintRay is thrilled to announce SprintRay Crown™ by BEGO, a 3D printing resin poised to help improve the quality of...
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Dentsply Sirona announces collaboration with Google Cloud and the launch of a medical-grade 3D printing solution

Dentsply Sirona, a pioneer in digital dentistry, will share details about the Company's exciting collaboration with Google Cloud and a...