NASA tests new antibacterial 3D printing filament

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NASA is testing the suitability of an antibacterial 3D printer filament for use in future space missions. The filament is made by Copper3D, a Chilean company with a base in the USA. The study, conducted in association with the University of Nebraska at Omaha, aims to overcome the health challenges faced by NASA astronauts in […].

NASA Studying Antibacterial 3D Printing Filament For Use On Space Missions

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A few months ago, Chilean startup Copper3D introduced PLACTIVE, an antibacterial 3D printing filament designed for the production of medical devices such as prosthetics and braces. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Medical 3D Printing antibacterial antibacterial 3D printing filament Copper3D nasa NASA Nebraska Space Grant PLACTIVE University of Nebraska Omaha