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Researchers in the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland, have turned to 3D printing to produce instruments used in the preparation of medicine samples. By 3D printing the tools within [...]

A case study conducted in Portugal has used 3D printing to help reconstruct the eye of 47 year old woman. In taking a digital approach to prosthesis manufacturing, researchers at the University of Porto, and the Institute of Scien [...]

In a landmark case, doctors in Australia have restored a woman's jaw with titanium 3D printing. Susie Robinson from Victoria, required an implant to reconstruct her upper jaw following the results of a car crash nearly thirty year [...]

This is a guest post in our series looking at the future of 3D Printing. To celebrate 5 years of reporting on the 3D printing industry, we’ve invited industry leaders and 3D printing experts to give us their perspective and predic [...]

German medical technology company Mecuris has been granted CE certification for their 3D printed prosthesis and can now bring the product to market, ending the prototyping phase. Based in Munich, Mecuris has been refining their 3D [...]

Are 3D printed pills the future? We visited a London laboratory to find out. Established by academics from University College London (UCL) in 2014, FabRx is a company seeking commercialize 3D printed medicines and devices. On the [...]

French researchers have won a prize for their innovative use of 3D printing to create a breast implant for cancer reconstruction surgery. The project, coined Mat(t)isse, was carried out by Julien Payen and Pierre-Marie Danze PhD L [...]

Based in Lichtenstein, Coobx has just launched their new EXIGO 3D printer. The EXIGO uses patent-pending Light Initiated Fabrication Technology (LIFT). LIFT, says Coobx, allows for high accuracy, speed and continuous printing. The [...]

Daya Gahir, a consultant at the Royal Stoke University Hospital in Stoke-on-Trent, UK, has used 3D printing to help reconstruct the jaw of cancer patient, Stephen Waterhouse. Speaking to the Stoke Sentinel newspaper, Waterhouse sa [...]

Italy's DWS 3D printer company have launched the DFAB set of SLA 3D printers for use in dentistry. The Photoshade technology inside the 2 DFAB models allows dentists and prosthodontists to reproduce the natural appearance of a pat [...]