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New report highlights growth of 3D printing for medical manufacture more

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

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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

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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

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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

Devices

The company is contributing to a new Canadian medical device centre more

Devices

Provider of additive manufacturing industry analysis, SmarTech Publishing, has published a report on the additives orthopaedics industry. more

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Advancements in additive manufacturing, industrial tooling, production solutions, design and product development, quality management and metrology, and materials and components will be presented at Formnext 2017. more

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In recent years, additive manufacturing has emerged as one of the most in-demand technologies in the world and is changing the lives of millions worldwide more

Rose Brooke, EPPM and MEP editor, talks about the benefits of additive manufacturing in the medical plastics arena and highlights how the most cutting-edge examples of this manufacturing technique will be coming to Chinaplas 2016 more

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Rose Brooke, editor of European Plastic Product Manufacturer, talks about Sutrue and the medical advancement that this plastic device could provide more

Technology

The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and UL, the global safety science company, will offer UL’s additive manufacturing (AM) training programme to SPE members more

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Proto Labs has expanded its production facility in Telford, with the addition of an additive manufacturing service for custom prototyping more

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Sanjay Sharma, vice president and head product realisation at Cyient, talks about 3D printing and how it could create the body parts of the future more

Opinion

Arevo Labs has announced the availability of additive manufacturing (AM) services to make 3D printed composite parts for end use applications more

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As additive manufacturing continues to innovate and disrupt, Scott Rader, head of medical solutions at Stratasys, discusses the technology’s growing role within the healthcare industry more

Opinion

Additively Manufactured Cranial Plate.

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Business information publishing company Research and Markets has announced the availability of a report which includes forecasts for the growth of the market for 3D printing in medical applications to 2019. more

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Granta announces simulation and materials information management advances from additive manufacturing projects. more

Technology

According to a recent announcement by German headquartered polymer manufacturer Styrolution, styrenics are set to play a major role as a material for 3D printing. more

Technology

Less than 24 hours after Arburg unveiled their new Freeform additive manufacturing machine at K, Sam Anson blogs on what the move may mean for both the injection moulding sector as well as the additive manufacturing community. more

Opinion