3D printing

With the 3D printing market in healthcare set to reach €2.3 billion, there is a lot of interest surrounding the technology’s applications within the industry. more

23 Feb 2018 11:30 News

Chinaplas is moving location next year and will be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) in Hongqiao, Shanghai on 24-27 April 2018. more

21 Feb 2018 16:40 News

MD&M West is kicking off today at the Anaheim Convention Center. The show will feature a new matchmaking networking activity and a 3D printing focus. more

6 Feb 2018 09:00 News

Axial3D has formed an advisory board to provide strategic guidance and solution strategy. more

9 Jan 2018 10:25 News

MPN speaks to Stratasys about how it is working together with hospitals and medical device manufacturers to improve patient outcomes and personalise treatments. more

2 Jan 2018 16:25 Opinion

The medical plastics and medtech line up has been impressive this year with no end of innovation and breakthrough. Picking some of the key moments was hard but as always, a pleasure, says Lu Rahman more

26 Dec 2017 13:50 News

Applied technology solutions provider Stratasys has teamed up with SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri to open a 3D printing “Centre of Excellence”, the company has announced. more

12 Dec 2017 12:00 News

Specialty chemicals company Clariant has announced a 3D printing business for premium and customised 3D printer filaments. more

6 Dec 2017 10:05 News

The FDA has issued new guidance on the use of 3D printing in response to the technology’s growing adoption by the healthcare industry. more

5 Dec 2017 14:45 News

Applied technology solutions provider Stratasys has unveiled a new service for 3D printing service for physician training and medical device testing. more

28 Nov 2017 10:55 News

Experts from Germany, Canada and the UK have used metal 3D printing to help save a Canadian family’s dog. more

23 Nov 2017 10:55 News

A screening tool for pancreatic cancer has been developed by researchers at the University of Washington. more

17 Oct 2017 14:40 News

GE Healthcare has opened a 3D printing lab designed to speed up the launch of new products for the healthcare industry. more

13 Oct 2017 13:55 News

Fakuma takes place on 17-21 October in Friedrichshafen. As always the event offers plenty to excite any plastics processor more

5 Oct 2017 10:30 News

The 2017 edition of TCT Show closed its doors last week. It offered over 10,000 visitors to experience multiple product launches and demonstrations from almost three-hundred exhibiting companies. more

2 Oct 2017 14:40 News

A new technique combines precision printing of stretchable conductive inks with pick-and-place manufacturing of electronic components to make flexible, wearable sensors. more

7 Sep 2017 11:15 Devices

As the healthcare sector seeks to improve, innovate and economise, Scott Rader, general manager of healthcare solutions at Stratasys, offers insight into the technology’s ever increasing importance, and what the future may hold. more

3 Aug 2017 11:55 Opinion

A team of researchers from ETH Zurich has developed a silicone heart that closely resembles a human heart. more

1 Aug 2017 15:10 Devices

Plastics machinery group Arburg is bringing its now-famous ‘Freeformer’ additive manufacturing technology to Interplas to demonstrate the manufacture of implants made from medical-grade polylactide. more

27 Jul 2017 14:00 Devices

Sister title to MPN Med-Tech Innovation looks at the innovators who are looking for new ways to save lives with 3D printing. more

19 Jul 2017 09:55 Opinion