3D printing

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

A new report by Market Data Forecast has predicted the growth of the global medical device 3D printing market. more

23 Jun 2017 10:50 News

A 3D technology company that creates replicas of patients’ organs to help surgeons practice operations has won May’s Merseyside Innovation award. more

22 Jun 2017 16:45 News

A clinical trial between the NHS and Bristol-based firm Open Bionics is hoping to change the way children can access prosthetic hands through the health service. more

19 Jun 2017 13:45 Technology

Lee Dockstader, HP 3D Printing Business, explains how 3D printing is reshaping foot orthotics. more

15 Jun 2017 10:30 Opinion

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A new advance in 3D printing from the University of Florida (UF) promises significantly quicker implantation of devices that are stronger, less expensive, more flexible and more comfortable than more

12 Jun 2017 09:00 Technology

One of the team at 3D printing specialist Print IT 3D is taking on a new challenge – a 59 mile trek/run/cycle ride through Snowdonia. more

31 May 2017 14:07 News

Producer of surgical eye equipment Nidek has announced that it has accelerated clinical trial evaluations of its ophthalmological devices by using a 3D printer by 3D printing manufacturer Stratasys. more

30 May 2017 14:40 News

Japanese researchers claim to have used a household inkjet printer to create ultra thin stick-on elastomeric sheets that act as electronic devices yet feel like a tattoo. more

12 May 2017 10:00 Technology

Shanghai based 3D printer manufacturer Intamsys is showcasing its latest 3D printer at the Rapid TCT Show in Pittsburgh. more

9 May 2017 15:30 Technology

DePuy Synthes Products has acquired 3D printing technology from Tissue Regeneration Systems (TRS). more

21 Apr 2017 15:20 News

Stratasys’ PolyJet 3D printing technology has enabled Ben Ryan, founder of Ambionics, to create a fully-functioning 3D printed hydraulic prosthetic for his two year old son, Sol. more

7 Apr 2017 09:50 Devices

A four-year-old girl has given London’s Science Museum the 3D models used to perform her lifesaving kidney transplant. more

31 Mar 2017 10:40 News

Ben Redwood, 3D Hubs, explains how Eindhoven’s University of Technology has developed a new neonatal training technique with help from 3D Hubs. more

30 Mar 2017 09:05 Technology

Polymer science company, DuPont Performance materials is showcasing the filament form of its high-performance materials for 3D printing at the Additive Manufacturing Users Group Conference. more

22 Mar 2017 12:00 News

Microfluidics company Dolomite, unveiled the first commercially available 3D printer for sealed microfluidics at MD&M West last week. more

13 Feb 2017 15:20 News