Canada issues draft guidance for 3D printed medical devices

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Health Canada, the national public health department of the Government of Canada, has released a draft guidance document for manufacturers intending to license implantable 3D printed medical devices. Medical & Dental government of canada Health Canada International Medical Device Regulators Forum

SME releases 2018 Medical Additive Manufacturing Report

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SME, an organization working closely with manufacturing professionals, companies and educators to generate solutions to manufacturing industry challenges, has announced the release of the Medical AM3DP 2018 Annual Report at SME’s RAPID + TCT event in Fort Worth. The report provides an overview of the impact of additive manufacturing/3D Printing (AM3DP) in the medical field, […].

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Free video webinar on 3d printing in medical industry

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Here is a new free video webinar by Tyler Reid of GoEngineer on 3d printing in medical industry. Well worth half an hour watching if you work in medical industry. 3d printing materials bioprinter health industrial industrial 3d printer medical applications of 3d printing medicine

GE Additive expedites Endocon medical device production with 3D printing

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German medical device company endocon GmbH has developed a 3D printed surgical tool with the help of GE Additive Concept Laser Direct Metal Laser Melting (DMLM) technology. The medical-grade device is designed to improve and simplify the removal of hip implants, with the optional use of fifteen additively manufactured stainless steel blades. Medical & Dental Concept Laser Concept Laser MLAB cusing 100R Endocon endoCupcut GE GE Additive Klaus Notarbartolo Mlab cusing 100R

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4WEB Medical Given FDA Clearance

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4WEB Medical, a leader in 3D printed orthopedic implants, has announced that they have recieved 510K clearance from the FDA, for their lateral interbody fusion. 3D Printing 3DP Applications Medical & Dental Uncategorized 4web medical implant lateral spine truss system

Solvay Introduces KetaSpire® PEEK and Radel® PPSU Medical Grade Filaments

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13, 2018 — Solvay , a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, has broadened its portfolio of high-performance filaments for premium additive manufacturing (AM) applications with the introduction of three medical grade products for use in the healthcare industry.

3D Printing and Medical Equipment

From simply printed parts of a medical device to complex 3D printed living tissue, the technology is allowing the. 3D Printing Business Medical 3D Printing 3d printed exoskeleton 3d printed medical devices 3D printing tax credits DMLS Ekso Bionics exoskeleton Field Ready iLab Haiti research and development tax credit tax creditsThe healthcare industry is transforming with new and improved 3D printing technology.

3D Systems launches on demand medical 3D printing service

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From the landmark case of the conjoined McDonald Twins, to 3D printing over 600,000 medical devices to date, 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) has launched its On Demand Anatomical Modeling Service. A service for medical professionals, On Demand Anatomical Modeling makes custom 3D printed models to be used in surgical planning and patient education. Medical & Dental 3D Systems Anatomical Modeling D2P dicom Katie Weimer on demand On Demand Anatomical Modeling Service

3D Systems launch D2P medical software

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3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) have given a preview of new medical software. Medical & Dental 3D Design 3D Medical 3D software 3D Systems D2P dicom Figure 4 Kevin Mcalea Medical Vyomesh JoshiKnown as DICOM-to-Print (D2P) its purpose is to enhance healthcare productivity. The product will enable.

Obz Medical Case Study

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Obz Design is a non-profit organization focused on improving healthcare through revolutionary medical devices and data-based solutions. The organization is passionate about harnessing engineering and technology to create medical breakthroughs around the globe.

Australia reviews regulation of personalized and 3D printed medical devices

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Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has collated the public’s responses to proposed regulatory changes for personalized and 3D printed medical devices. Overall, the consensus has been that the proposal needs “more clarity,” and the body, therefore, is putting a halt to regulatory development for 3D printed perosnalized medical devices in favor of seeking “Further stakeholder […].

New 3D software previews for prosthesis and medical plates at 3D Medical Expo Maastricht

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3D Printing Industry are at the 3D Medical Expo 2017 this week to see previews of new 3D design software due for release later this year. Medical & Dental 3D Design 3D medical expo 3D software 3D Systems 3DXpert ADEPT ADEPT Project CAD Fricis Pirtnieks maastricht Medical medicine plates prosthesis Renishaw WiDEMaking prosthesis.

3D Systems completes 100,000 medical cases, deal with Stryker for 3D printed medical models

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3D Systems is to offer its Virtual Surgical Planning (VSP) technology and range of 3D anatomical models through medical technology firm Stryker. Medical & Dental 3D Systems David Mercado Kevin Mcalea personalized medicine Stryker Virtual Surgical Planning VSP VSP Cranial VSP Orthognathics VSP ReconstructionThe distribution partnership will also see Stryker distributing 3D Systems’ cranio-maxillofacial models.

Self-assembled 3D printers produce essential medical supplies in Gaza

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In the Gaza strip, blockades, economic downturn, and persistent conflict have made medical equipment and resources scarce and unaffordable. NGOs have been left to help to help with medical care, with Medecins Sans Frontières reporting that it performed most of its burns treatment and surgical operations on children under 16. However, even bringing in medical […]. Medical & Dental diy gaza glia Medical open source pla STL

Printing Pathways to Medical Innovation

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Paul, Minnesota, is a medical device company focused on developing and commercializing innovative solutions for treating peripheral and coronary artery disease (PAD and CAD). The post Printing Pathways to Medical Innovation appeared first on Stratasys Blog. Medical Medical Devices

Carbon Releases New MPU 100 Material for Medical Applications

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5, 2018 – Carbon ( ), a Silicon Valley-based digital Manufacturing company, today announced the launch of its first medical-grade material: Medical Polyurethane 100 (MPU 100). Featured Medical News Carbon Jason Rolland Medical Polyurethane 100 MPU 100

Are 3D printed implants and medical devices better?

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3D printed medical implants and healthcare services are finding increasing use by healthcare professionals. Medical & Dental 3D printed implants AFMPS Belgian Health Care Knowledge Center Bernard Debbaut Federal Agency for Medicines and Health Products INAMI insurance KCE Kevin Weatherwax Materialise medical implants Michigan State University National Institute for Disability Health Insurance RIZIV UZ Leuven

How to Start a Medical 3D Printing Lab

3D Printing Business Medical 3D Printing 3d printed medical models 3d printing lab MUN MED ultimaker university 3D printing labsMUN MED 3D is a 3D printing biomedical laboratory housed at the Health Science Center at Memorial University. Founded by Michael Bartellas and Stephen Ryan, the organization has done some great work, View the entire article via our website.

Three Medical Companies Innovating with 3D Printing

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Being in the midst of a technological revolution, our approach to how we solve medical problems is constantly evolving. Syqe Medical took on the project of creating a medical cannabis inhaler for better dosing and control. Medical Medtronic Nidek Technologies Syqe Medical

3D printed glass-ceramics earmarked for hardy medical microdevices

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Examples of such devices include microrobots or microfluidic chips used in medical research. […]. Researchers at Vilnius University, Lithuania, have succeeded in 3D printing glass-ceramics on a nanoscopic scale. Strong and potentially fluorescent or superconductive, these amorphous materials, and their fabrication via additive manufacturing, facilitates the creation of tailor-made quantum dots and unlocks new potential in microdevice manufacturing.

3D Printing & Medical Packaging

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3D Printing for Medical Packaging—Shifting the Design Cycle Universal Protective Packaging, Inc. The post 3D Printing & Medical Packaging appeared first on FATHOM // 3D Printer Sales, Advanced Prototype Fabrication, Bridge-To-Production Low Volume Manufacturing. blog 3d printing fathom Iterative Cycles medical Packaging UPPIUPPI), an industry leader in thermoformed protective packaging, has embraced 3D printing in product development.

SME Releases Medical Additive Manufacturing 2018 Annual Report

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25, 2018) – SME today announced the release of the Medical AM3DP 2018 Annual Report at SME’s RAPID + TCT event in Fort Worth. The SME Medical AM3DP workgroup also identified several developments, from collaborations to improve workflows to growth in future technologies and applications.

The Impact of 3D Printing on the Medical Device Industry

3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed braces 3D printed hearing aids 3d printed implants 3d printed medical devices 3d systems 3D4MD Dr. Julielynn Wong Envisiontec Katie Weimer orthodontic aligners Phonak Sonoma WASPmedicalIn January of 2017, Dr. Julielynn Wong, founder of 3D4MD, used Made In Space‘s Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) aboard the International Space Station to 3D print a finger splint for the. View the entire article via our website.

Translating Digital Buzzwords to Real Value for Medical Devices (post)

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Digitalization in medical device design and manufacturing has significant promise, but what does it actually mean? Medical device companies, already struggling with how to address critical initiatives.

China FDA calls for professional guidance on 3D printed medical devices

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Medical & Dental 3D printed medical devices CFDA China China Food and Drug Administration FDA Food and Drug Administration medical devices medical guidance TGA Therapeutic Goods AdministrationAs the self-made manufacturing capitol of the world, China is a country to look to for 3D printing’s ascension into the supply chain.

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FDA clears 3D printed titanium medical implant for use

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Californian medical device company SI-BONE, creators of the iFuse implant system, has announced FDA clearance and full U.S commercial launch of its 3D printed titanium implant, Medical & Dental 3D printed implant arcam FDA iFuse iFuse implant iFuse-3D implant International Journal of Spine Surgery medical implants sacroiliac joint Scott Yerby SI joint SI-BONE titanium implants

Australian Dental Industry Association to help redefine medical 3D printing

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Medical & Dental 3D printed medicine ADIA australia Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration Australian Dental Industry Association custom care medical devices personalized care TGA Therapeutic Goods Administration Troy WilliamsThe Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) has announced that it will be supporting Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) to make regulatory changes in legislation for 3D printing in medicine.

What is the Cheapest and Fastest Method of 3D Printing Medical Models?

There are numerous applications for 3D printing in the medical industry, but one of the most prevalent is the 3D printing of medical models. It’s becoming easier and less expensive for medical. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed anatomical models 3d printed jaw 3d printed medical models 3d printed skull modelView the entire article via our website.

Materialise Japan Opens New Medical Facility


This year, our office in Japan opened a brand-new medical 3D printing facility in order to provide our customers in Japan with faster deliveries and localized service for patient-specific surgical guides and anatomical models for orthopaedic and cranio-maxillofacial surgeries.

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Advances in 3D Medicine Printing at 3D Medical Expo 2017

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The final day of the 3D Medical Expo 2017 in Maastricht, featured a full program of 9 seminars from industry experts looking at the possibilities. Medical & Dental 3D medical expo 3D printed drugs 3D printed medicine 3D printed pills An Vijverman big data Dewallens & Partners Law Firm Dr Mohamed Albed Alhnan legal medication pharmaceuticals pills Professor Jukka Rantanen University of Central Lancashire University of Copenhagen

Introducing Stratasys’ Medical Solutions Group

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To address the growing demand for 3D printed surgical models, medical device prototypes and other 3D printed medical applications, Stratasys is introducing its dedicated Medical Solutions Group. Medical Devices. 3D Printers Medical Devices

Digital Design Transfer for Medical Devices (video)

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Medical Device manufacturers struggling with product complexity can leverage digitalization to more efficiently transfer product designs to the shop floor.

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SwRI and UTSA to develop 3D printed medical implant for slow-release cancer medication

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Medical & Dental 3D printed implant Albert Zwiener Connecting through Research Partnerships (Connect) program Lyle Hood Southwest Research Institute The University of Texas at San AntonioResearchers at the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in San Antonio and The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) are developing a 3D printed implant which can deliver a controlled medicine dosage over several weeks.

Medical Imagery Takes Form with 3D Printing at RSNA 2017

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Radiology is a medical practice that many in the medical community finds closely aligns with 3D printing. Learn more about Radiology’s role in 3D Printing click here to register for a webinar presented by Dr. Frank Rybicki, Chief of Medical Imaging at The Ottawa Hospital.

The Digitalization Opportunity for Medical Device Companies (video)

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Medical Device companies have the opportunity to leverage digitalization and the digital enterprise to develop innovative products and bring them to market quickly. read more » The post The Digitalization Opportunity for Medical Device Companies (video) appeared first on Tech-Clarity.

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3D Printing Medical Devices and R&D Tax Credits

3D printers are now being used to develop the next generation of life-changing medical devices. Due to technological innovation in this field, it’s now possible to print medical devices that feature. 3D Printing Business Medical 3D Printing 3d printed beating heart 3d printed heart 3d printed implants 3d printed medical device 3d printed medical devices 3d printed medical devices market 3D printing tax credits Duke University medical devices tax credits

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center adopts Adaptiiv’s bolus software for cancer treatment

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Adaptiiv Medical Technologies, a Canadian 3D software maker for the medical industry, has announced that the U.S The technology will be employed at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), Bethesda, Maryland, the largest military medical center in the […]. Medical & Dental 3D printed bolus Adaptiiv Peter Hickey Walter Reed National Military Medical Center WRNMMC

Improving Medical Devices Through 3D Printing

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As news of the latest advancement in experimental 3D printing of tissue and organ regeneration gains attention, it would be easy to believe that 3D printing in the medical field only happens in the lab. Medical Engineering and Physics, Volume 37, Issue 1, 132 – 137.

Best Practices for Medical Device Design

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When it comes to the development of medical designs, the stakes really are that high. Author information Peter Rucinski Senior Product Portfolio Manager, SOLIDWORKS Plastics The post Best Practices for Medical Device Design appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog.