Tag: Medical & Dental

University Hospital of Basel ramps up medical 3D printing with axial3D integration

University Hospital of Basel, Switzerland, has entered into a 3D printing alliance with UK based medical technology firm axial3D. Focusing on quality control, the hospital is to introduce the axial3Dassure platform to its in-house 3D Print Lab. Through its application, axial3D promises to help to cut production times and maximize the efficiency of the facility’s 3D printed anatomical... Read More »

LimaCorporate to open implant 3D printing facility at hospital in New York

Global medical device company LimaCorporate has announced that it will be opening an on-site 3D printing facility at New York City’s Hospital for Special Surgery. At the center Lima will work closely with the hospital’s leading physicians to produce patient-specific implants for a range of orthopedic conditions. Expected to be in operation by early 2020, the... Read More »

ActivArmor expands portfolio of 3D printed orthoses with Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute

ActivArmor, a Colorado-based manufacturer of 3D printed orthoses, an external device which supports the limbs or spine, has expanded its operations as a result of its partnered with Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute (JOI). Made from high-temperature thermosetting plastics – similar to LEGO – ActivArmor devices are waterproof and customized to suit the patient. According to the... Read More »

Korean researchers study respiratory diseases with 3D printed airway-on-chip

Korean researchers from Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) and Seoul National University (SNU) have used 3D bioprinting to create a biomimetic airway-on-a-chip. This device, equipped with a naturally-derived blood vessel network, emulates biochemical responses and is used to study respiratory diseases. In the research article published in Biofabrication, Ju Young Park, lead author... Read More »

Anatomiz3D and 3D Incredible to develop one-stop-shop for 3D printing in healthcare

Anatomiz3D Medtech Private Limited, a Mumbai-based medical 3D printed service bureau has partnered with fellow Indian bureau, 3D Incredible, to provide patient-specific surgical solutions. Following two years of collaborations in the medical and dental sector, 3D Incredible has now invested an undisclosed amount sum into Anatomiz3D to form a one-stop shop for customized healthcare. The... Read More »

3D Printing Industry Review of the Year August 2018

The month of August welcomed various medical innovations within the 3D printing industry. The automotive and aerospace sector also further integrated additive manufacturing through Bugatti’s latest supercar, the Divo, and NASA’s cube satellite set for space from the Hindustan Institute of Technology and Sciences. Moreover, Reebok and BASF  began production of its 3D printed sneaker,... Read More »