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Vitamin boost for 3D printing of medical implants

Vitamin boost for 3D printing of medical implants | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Researchers have discovered that a naturally-occurring compound can be incorporated into 3D printing processes to create medical implants out of non-toxic polymers. The compound is riboflavin, which is better known as vitamin B2.
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3D-Materials developed Advanced Photopolymer Resins

3D-Materials developed Advanced Photopolymer Resins | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

3D-Materials create and manufacture Advanced Photopolymer Resins for stereolithography 3D printers using Laser or DLP systems

 

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The first-ever industrial 3D printing center in the Baltics opens in Riga

The first-ever industrial 3D printing center in the Baltics opens in Riga | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
3D printing company Baltic3D has opened the first-ever industrial 3D printing center within the Baltic States in the Latvian capital of Riga. The 3D printing center, equipped with several Stratasys machines, will be dedicated to the small-scale production of plastic products for both regional and international companies.
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FDA Approves 3D Printed Titanium Craniofacial Implants

FDA Approves 3D Printed Titanium Craniofacial Implants | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
It’s exciting to see that the progress that medical 3D printing has been making in recent years, reflecting predictions made by Gartner regarding the future path of the technology. Following the FDA-approved cranio and facial implants from Oxford Performance Materials, Bio Architects has announced FDA approval of a patient-specific titanium cranial/craniofacial plate implant. While it […]
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Watch a beautiful dancer turn into a 'Wide Open' 3D print in The Chemical Brothers' new video

Watch a beautiful dancer turn into a 'Wide Open' 3D print in The Chemical Brothers' new video | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
The Chemical Brothers have released a music video for the track Wide Open, featuring Beck, in which a beautiful dancer, played by Ex Machina's Sonoya Mizuno, transforms into a mesmerizing 3D printed version of herself.
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Johnson & Johnson Taps Carbon 3D for Medical 3D Printing

Johnson & Johnson Taps Carbon 3D for Medical 3D Printing | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
$270-billion medical and consumer giant Johnson & Johnson is not a stranger when it comes to 3D printing in the medical space, having partnered with Organovo to study the viability of bioprinted human tissue for testing new medications. Now, as Johnson & Johnson Innovation kicks off a new set of partnerships with a focus on […]
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Bioengineer develops 3D printed polymer stent to fight esophageal cancer, receives $141K grant

Bioengineer develops 3D printed polymer stent to fight esophageal cancer, receives $141K grant | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Dr. Yunqing Kang of Florida Atlantic University has received a $141,743 grant from the National Cancer Institute in order to develop a biodegradable, 3D printed polymer stent.

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Des aides fiscales pour les PME intéressées par l'impression 3D

Des aides fiscales pour les PME intéressées par l'impression 3D | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Faisant suite à des premières aides concernant les robots industriels en 2015, la nouvelle loi des finances votée par le gouvernement inclura cette année un fiscalité allégée pour les PME intéressées par l’achat d’imprimantes 3D ou de machines de fabrication additive. Publiée au Journal officiel du 30 décembre 2015, le nouveau budget du l’État proposera pour la première fois un mécanisme fiscal prévoyant que les PME pourront amortir ...
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Scientists develop a new form of 3D printing that uses ultrasound to 3D print composite materials

Scientists develop a new form of 3D printing that uses ultrasound to 3D print composite materials | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

A team of engineers from the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, has developed a novel method for 3D printing composite materials.

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3D printed bone implant saved Virginia woman's leg from amputation

3D printed bone implant saved Virginia woman's leg from amputation | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Virginia school teacher Ruth Smith-Leigh was initially told that her leg would need to be amputated following a car crash, but Duke specialists managed to develop a custom 3D printed implant that not only enabled her to keep her leg and continue walking, but also encourages her bones to heal.
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Chimie : ces quatre nouveaux éléments qui complètent le tableau périodique de Mendeleïev

Chimie : ces quatre nouveaux éléments qui complètent le tableau périodique de Mendeleïev | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Quatre nouveaux éléments, découverts par des scientifiques russes, américains et japonais, ont été ajoutés à ce tableau de référence, qui regroupe tous les éléments chimiques connus.
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Researchers Create 3D-printed Super Strong Ceramics Resin

Researchers Create 3D-printed Super Strong Ceramics Resin | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
HRL Laboratories has developed a new way of 3d printing with Ceramic which is not just faster it can also withstand temperatures in excess of 1,400 degrees Celsius.
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UK hospital seeks to use 3D bioprinted noses and ears on humans within 3-4 years

UK hospital seeks to use 3D bioprinted noses and ears on humans within 3-4 years | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Plastic surgeons at Morriston Hospital in Wales are developing a method for 3D bioprinting cartilage-based body parts, including noses and ears, using the patients' own cells, and they hope to be among the first to use them in human clinical trials...

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Axial 3D receives $450K to bring 3D printed orthopedic medical models to global market

Axial 3D receives $450K to bring 3D printed orthopedic medical models to global market | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Biomedical 3D printing startup Axial 3D has secured a £300,000 investment, roughly equivalent to $450,000 USD, in order to expand into the European and US medical industries.

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Proposed $582.7 Billion Pentagon Budget to Include 3D Printed Micro Drones

Proposed $582.7 Billion Pentagon Budget to Include 3D Printed Micro Drones | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
With a FY2016 budget of $573 billion, the Department of Defense is hoping to increase the total amount of defense spending to $582.7 billion for FY2017. That’s a lot of digits! Fortunately, it will all be going to useful things that most ordinary citizens care deeply about, like 3D printed micro drones. In a preview […]
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Z3DLab patents titanium-ceramic metal 3D printing powder for medical and aerospace applications

Z3DLab patents titanium-ceramic metal 3D printing powder for medical and aerospace applications | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
French 3D printing company Z3DLab has developed and patented ZTi-powder, the first titanium-ceramic composite for metal 3D printing, and the hardest material for SLM 3D printing in the world. Combining the strength of ceramic zerconia with the malleability of titanium, ZTi-powder can be used in 3D printed medical implants and areospace parts.
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This 3-D printing company is on life support

This 3-D printing company is on life support | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
This 3-D printing company's CEO stepped down recently. In addition, the company recently closed a division and is projected to have large losses in fiscal 2015.. 3D Systems Corp(DDD)
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Harvard’s 4D Printed Flowers to Pave Way for 4D Printed Human Tissues

Harvard’s 4D Printed Flowers to Pave Way for 4D Printed Human Tissues | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
When I interviewed Voxel8 CEO Jennifer Lewis last year, she told me that she didn’t want me to conflate her research with her commercial work, namely the multi-material, electronics 3D printer she developed at Voxel8.  This meant that my questions regarding 4D printing and bioprinting would have to be reserved for a separate interview.  While the […]
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Injet printhead maker Xaar recruits Professor Neil Hopkinson to head new 3D printing team

Injet printhead maker Xaar recruits Professor Neil Hopkinson to head new 3D printing team | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Injet Printhead Manufacturer Xaar jumps into the 3D Printer market by appointing High Speed Sintering Pioneer Neil Hopkinson to lead their team. The symmetry between both of their experiences promises exciting developments in 3D Printing research.

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ETH Zurich and Cytosurge develop FluidFM: micro 3D printing process for tiny, complex metal objects

ETH Zurich and Cytosurge develop FluidFM: micro 3D printing process for tiny, complex metal objects | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Researchers at ETH Zurich have been developing a technique for Micro 3D Printing for years now. Spin-off company Cytosurge has recently developed a method to overcome previous overhang and automation hurdles.

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Chinese researchers unveil 3D printable shape-shifting polymer

Chinese researchers unveil 3D printable shape-shifting polymer | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

A team of researchers from East China's Zhejiang University have created what could be the most functional shape shifting material yet, a 3D printable polymer that can be programmed with different preset shapes and can shift from one to the other...

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Livermore Labs applies physics-based research to improve metal 3D printing once and for all

Livermore Labs applies physics-based research to improve metal 3D printing once and for all | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have launched a strategic research-based project known as the Accelerated Certification of Additively Manufactured Metals Initiative (ACAMM), which seeks to improve metal 3D printing and...

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PilotManu project to develop high value nano-structured powders for additive manufacturing

PilotManu project to develop high value nano-structured powders for additive manufacturing | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
A consortium of ten partner organizations across seven EU countries is developing a proprietary, high energy ball-mill (HEBM) pilot plant that will be capable of producing innovative nanostructured powders for use in additive manufacturing and other high-value manufacturing applications.
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‘Sewing machine’ uses maths to create intricate 3D printed patterns from molten glass

‘Sewing machine’ uses maths to create intricate 3D printed patterns from molten glass | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Mediated Matter and the MIT Glass Lab have collaborated with Dr. Brun, a renowned mathematician, to produce a mathematically precise 'molten glass sewing machine'.

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3D imaging and 3D printing help Washington surgeon build new knees for patients

3D imaging and 3D printing help Washington surgeon build new knees for patients | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Kirkland, Washington based surgeon Dr. Vincent Santoro is one of a new generation of medical professionals to successfully utilize the unique Image-to-Implant' 3D printing process developed by ConforMIS.

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Gartner places 3D printing among the top 10 strategic technology trends for 2016

Gartner places 3D printing among the top 10 strategic technology trends for 2016 | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

With the end of the year rapidly approaching, experts are already looking at what the next year could bring.

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FDA hits pause on US marketing of Materialise X-Ray Knee Guide 3D surgical planning technology

FDA hits pause on US marketing of Materialise X-Ray Knee Guide 3D surgical planning technology | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it

Materialise has received a Not Substantially Equivalent letter from the FDA regarding its 510k submission for the proprietary X-Ray Knee Guide technology, which allows for 3D preplanning of total knee replacements based solely on 2D x-ray images.

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