HEALTH & MEDICINE

Alliance between large companies and international organizations to print against the pandemic

Health & medicine

Alliance between large companies and international organizations to print against the pandemic


Requests from hospitals and other organizations exceed 350,000 shields; first hospital shipment received on Mar. 25 ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: health prototypes BRAND: Stratasys
VentilatorChallengeUK Consortium

Health & medicine

VentilatorChallengeUK Consortium


A consortium of significant UK industrial, technology and engineering businesses from across the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors, has come together to produce medical ventilators for the UK. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: health prototypes BRAND: Renishaw
Applications welcome from startups and SMEs with innovative solutions to tackle Coronavirus outbreak

Health & medicine

Applications welcome from startups and SMEs with innovative solutions to tackle Coronavirus outbreak


The European Commission is calling for startups and SMEs with technologies and innovations that could help in treating, testing, monitoring or other aspects of the Coronavirus outbreak to apply urgently to the next round of funding from the European Innovation Council.   ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Medical advances
3D Engineered Atrial and Ventricular Heart Tissue

Health & medicine

3D Engineered Atrial and Ventricular Heart Tissue


Development of 3D Engineered Atrial and Ventricular Heart Tissue for Disease Modeling, Personalized Medicine, and Drug Development ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Medical advances
A portable 3D printer that prints skin for burns graves

Health & medicine

A portable 3D printer that prints skin for burns graves


Developed by researchers at the University of Engineering of Toronto, the printer works like a paint roller, covering the damaged area with a sheet of uniform skin and whose biotint can accelerate the healing process. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Bioprinting
Printing objects that can incorporate living organisms

Health & medicine

Printing objects that can incorporate living organisms


A 3D printing system that controls the behavior of live bacteria could someday enable medical devices with therapeutic agents built in. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Bioprinting BRAND: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
3D printed sweets

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3D printed sweets


This pioneering step brings 3D printing of pharmaceutical products to clinics with the intention of driving pharmacology towards a personalized approach for the patient.   ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Scientific laboratory BRAND: Fabrx
Evonik lands in China with 3D printing medical implants

Health & medicine

Evonik lands in China with 3D printing medical implants


He has invested in a new implant manufacturer for neuro and spinal surgery ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: health prototypes BRAND: Evonik
Bioprinters - Growing applications of 3D printing medical devices in the healthcare industry

Health & medicine

Bioprinters - Growing applications of 3D printing medical devices in the healthcare industry


Technological advancements in 3D printing, increasing public-private funding for 3D printing activities, and growing applications of 3D printing in the healthcare industry are the major drivers for the market. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Medical advances
Organ bio-printing breathes fresh air

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Organ bio-printing breathes fresh air


Another obstacle overcome for 3D printing of replacement organs: bio-engineers from Rice University manage to print a lung capable of breathing. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Bioprinting BRAND: Rice University



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