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3D Printing

3D printing new artificial or totally regenerated organs will be a key medical technology in living forever. Manufacturing completely personalised metal implants is already here that perfectly fit a patient's anatomy. And bioprinting new body parts, using stem cells and bioinks, that incorporate different cells and blood vessels are being developed all around the world.

3D printers can also create personalised drugs that can combine multiple active ingredients in a single pill, with a physical structure designed to release the contents at a rate ideal for each patient.

Other uses in healthcare include personalised prosthetics, manufacturing of sterile surgical tools at a reduced cost, and printing models of organs and bones to help surgeons prepare for complex surgery.

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Company developing synthetic materials for 3D cell culture and bioprinting applications

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UK-based company that develops low-cost bionic hands

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3DP pharmaceutical manufacturing company.

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Software company that develops software for 3D product design, simulation and more.

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Project Leader in Nanoscale Imaging Group/ Nanoscale Device Characterization Division at NIST

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Rapid Prototyping, Rapid manufacturing, Design & Co-Design, Finishes & Services.

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Biomedical company focused on research, development and production of medical devices for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine

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Company that offers OrganoPlates and develops human tissue and disease models.

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Company developing customized high-tech medical solutions with 3D printing manufacturing.

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Personalized prosthetics & orthotics company.

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Recent News

3D printed lung scaffold might be ready for clinical trials within five years

3D Printing Industry - 07-Jun-2022

It can be personalised with patients' own cells and printed in three weeks

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Poietis' bioprinting platform designs inexpensive human implants efficiently

Medical Expo (MedicalExpo) - 25-Apr-2022

Its automated 4D technology can manufacture different implantable tissues

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Trestle Biotherapeutics gathers experts to advance practical use of bioengineered kidneys

Longevity Technology - 23-Feb-2022

Combining 3D printing and stem cell technologies to develop kidney repair and replacement therapies

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Volumetric 3D bioprinted tiny liver functions just like a human liver

3D Printing Industry - 17-Feb-2022

Paving the way for bioprinted livers and personalized drug screening for liver diseases

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Scientists built a functional human tendon using 3D cryobioprinting

3D Printing Industry - 07-Feb-2022

A breakthrough technique to print complex tissues that can be stored for later use

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