Category Archives: United States Department of Veterans Affairs

3D Printing Industry Review of the Year August 2018

The month of August welcomed various medical innovations within the 3D printing industry. The automotive and aerospace sector also further integrated additive manufacturing through Bugatti’s latest supercar, the Divo, and NASA’s cube satellite set for space from the Hindustan Institute of Technology and Sciences. Moreover, Reebok and BASF  began production of its 3D printed sneaker, […]

Veterans Affairs investigates healing potential of 3D printed lungs

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for military healthcare is applying 3D printing to the development of artificial lungs. Though still a very early proof-of-concept project, Dr. Joseph Potkay, a biomedical engineer at the VA Ann Arbor Health Care System, Michigan, hopes that minute, 3D printed chips, could one day be used to used to […]