Category Archives: Akili Labs

DWK Life Sciences releases “first” commercial 3D printed lab equipment

DWK Life Sciences, a leading manufacturer of premium lab equipment, has released its first ever metal 3D printed product. Used in laboratories to facilitate the secure transfer of liquids, the new bottle connector cap has been brought to market in record time, and acts as a proof of concept that powder bed fusion (PBF) can […]

Akili Labs makes medical field testing ten times cheaper using 3D printing

South African biotech startup Akili Labs has developed FieldLab, an accurate, affordable and portable 3D printed diagnostics lab that can cost as little as $1,500, or one-tenth of similar equipment. The FieldLab was created by Akili Labs co-founders and Rhodes University Biotechnology Innovation Centre (RUBIC) graduate students Charles Faul and Lucas Lotter. Their aim is […]