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Kinos Axiom Total Ankle System treats ankle arthritis. (Credit: Nino Liverani on Unsplash)

Restor3d announces first surgery using Kinos Axiom TAS with TIDAL technology

US-based medical device company restor3d has announced the first successful implantation of its next-generation Kinos Axiom Total Ankle System with...
USF 3d printed swab Nasal

USF wins Patents for Humanity award for 3D-printed nasal swab

The University of South Florida received the Patents for Humanity award for its patent of a 3D-printed nasopharyngeal swab. Developers...
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Nottingham team wants to bring additive manufacturing to medical technology

Nottingham University researchers are set to develop bespoke medical devices through additive manufacturing in a project funded by the EPSRC....
The hydrogel electronic device can be stretched, twisted or compressed and will return to its original shape. Photo: Handout

Scientists 3D-print biomedical devices in study that may ‘open up new possibilities’

A Chinese-led team of scientists say they have developed a highly conductive 3D printing ink that can build circuits in hydrogel to...
OsteoFab® PEKK technology

Oxford Performance Materials and Jajal Medical Combine Core Technologies to address Large Bone Defect Orthopedic Cases

OPM to Utilize the Jajal Digital Planning Platform to Supply Patient-Specific OsteoFab® Implants; Initial Cases in Process for War Casualties...
3D-printing of micro-environments

New 3D-Printing Material and Fastest High Precision Printer Create Human Body-Like Micro-Environment

A novel material for 2PP 3D-printing will contribute to a game changing innovation in the in vitro fertilization (IVF) market....
TruPrint 1000 ready for series production
The system is particularly easy for the user to operate. This shortens production time. (Photo: TRUMPF)

TRUMPF prints dentures in series production

TRUMPF has equipped the new TruPrint 1000 for additive series production. "Thanks to smart automation, the new machine is two...
3D printed PEEK polymer spinal cages

Bond3D develops capabilities to enable medical device companies to design and print PEEK spinal cages

Bond3D leads the advent of the fourth generation of 3D printed PEEK polymer spinal cages which combines the advantages of...
Patient-specific 3D-printed anatomic model of a large tumor of the right nasal cavity. The patient scan data was prepared for 3D printing using Axial3D's software and then 3D printed by Stratasys. (Photo: Business Wire)

Stratasys Makes Strategic Investment in Axial3D

Med-tech startup Axial3D has announced the closing of a $15 million investment round led by a strategic investment of $10...
C3LR Simulation Assistants are using 3D printing and silicone casting to create realistic looking props for health and medical student simulations.

C3LR Simulation Assistants are using 3D printing to create realistic looking props for medical student simulations

C3LR simulation assistants (SAs) proposed 3D printing and silicone casting to C3LR Director Noel Pendergast in late 2020. It was...
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PrinterPrezz Expands Global Footprint into the Asia-Pacific Market by partnering with NAMIC

PrinterPrezz Signs agreement with the Singapore Healthcare Clusters and the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC) to grow the 3D...
Paul Brackman loads 3D-printed metal samples into a tower for examination using an X-ray CT scan in DOE’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at ORNL. Credit: Brittany Cramer/ORNL, U.S. Dept. of Energy

Deep learning makes X-ray CT inspection of 3D-printed parts faster, more accurate

A new deep-learning framework developed at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory is speeding up the process of...