Category Archives: DePuy Synthes

RAPID + TCT 2019 preview: strong schedule adds automotive track for Detroit

North America’s largest additive manufacturing event RAPID + TCT has announced its schedule for 2019. Hosted at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan, from May 20 – 23, the must-attend 3D printing event features over 110 technical presentations, a renewed focus on medical applications, plus an all-new automotive conference track. Almost 400 exhibitors from across […]

DePuy Synthes invests €36 million to advance 3D printing material science in Ireland

DePuy Synthes, the orthopedic and neurological branch of Johnson & Johnson, has invested €36 million through its Ireland Innovation Centre to advance material science in 3D printing. This investment will contribute to R&D at DePuy Synthes’ Materials and Surface Technology Centre, Johnson & Johnson’s 3D Printing Centre of Excellence, and the Advanced Materials + BioEngineering […]

3D Printing Industry Review of the Year March 2018

In the month we opened voting for the 3D Printing Industry Awards research prevailed, especially in the medical and biomedical sphere. A few companies donned some new 3D printed shoes and, of course, there was a flurry of 3D printer releases to top it all off. Medical innovation straight from the lab At the University of Texas […]

Johnson & Johnson übernimmt deutschen Implantat-Spezialisten EIT

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Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices ist ein weltweit führender Hersteller für medizinische Geräte und hat nun das deutsche Unternehmen Emerging Implant Technologies (EIT) übernommen. EIT ist bekannt für die Herstellung von Wirbelsäulenimplantat mit Hilfe von 3D-Druck. Johnson & Johnson möchte damit die Verfügbarkeit von Implantaten auf der ganzen Welt verbessern. EIT ist ein Hersteller von [...]

Der Beitrag Johnson & Johnson übernimmt deutschen Implantat-Spezialisten EIT erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – Das Magazin für 3D-Drucktechnologien.

Interview: WEF and McKinsey name Industry 4.0 lighthouses

The World Economic Forum (WEF) Initiative on Shaping the Future of Production is collaborating with McKinsey & Company, a New York-based management consulting firm, to find manufacturers successfully implementing new technologies, i.e., the 4IR “[Fourth Industrial Revolution] production lighthouses.” According to McKinsey, the Fourth Industrial Revolution(Industry 4.0) is expected to create up to $3.7 trillion […]

Interview: WEF and McKinsey name Industry 4.0 lighthouses

The World Economic Forum (WEF) Initiative on Shaping the Future of Production is collaborating with McKinsey & Company, a New York-based management consulting firm, to find manufacturers successfully implementing new technologies, i.e., the 4IR “[Fourth Industrial Revolution] production lighthouses.” According to McKinsey, the Fourth Industrial Revolution(Industry 4.0) is expected to create up to $3.7 trillion […]

Johnson & Johnson acquires EIT 3D printed spinal implant range

Johnson & Johnson Medical GmbH, the subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies (JJMDC) has acquired spinal implant 3D printing specialist Emerging Implant Technologies (EIT), headquartered in Germany. Following this acquisition, Johnson & Johnson’s orthopedics branch DePuy Synthes will also strengthen its interbody implant portfolio which includes titanium integrated PEEK technology for minimally invasive spinal surgery. […]

WEF and McKinsey highlight smart factories leading Industry 4.0

The World Economic Forum (WEF) and McKinsey & Company, a New York-based management consulting firm, are conducting a global search and assessment for “Fourth Industrial Revolution [4IR] production lighthouses”— facilities actively deploying 4IR technologies within manufacturing. “The majority of [4IR] tools have been implemented at scale in select factories, and we are on a mission […]

AMBER to develop 3D bioprinted implants for arthritic patients

The Advanced Materials + BioEngineering Research (AMBER) center, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is undertaking a project to develop 3D bioprinted implants for people suffering from osteoarthritis. Made to regenerate rather than replace diseased joints, these implants could be an innovative solution for medical problems that affect over 900,000 people in the Republic of Ireland, and around 28.9% of […]

Von der Superhelden-Maske zum neuen Gesicht dank 3D-Druck

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Der 21-jährige Neuseeländer Carlos Askew wurde mit einer Hemifazialen Mikrosomie (HFM) – dem Kleinwuchs einer Gesichtshälfte – geboren. Dank speziell konstruierter, 3D-gedruckter Titanimplantate muss sich der junge Mann nicht mehr hinter einer Star Wars-Maske verstecken. Carlos Askews Fehlentwicklung einer Gesichtshälfte wurde durch die Fehlfunktion eines Blutgefäßes in der frühen embryonalen Entwicklung verursacht. Als ob dieser [...]

Der Beitrag Von der Superhelden-Maske zum neuen Gesicht dank 3D-Druck erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – Das Magazin für 3D-Drucktechnologien.