Category Archives: PolyJet

Manchester Hospital saves $166,000 by bringing 3D printing in-house with Materialise

The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) is embracing 3D printing, and North Manchester General Hospital (NMGH) has joined the charge towards innovation with its newly established 3D printing lab.  The lab was established by reconstructive scientist Oliver Burley who made a business case and fundraised for an in-house 3D printing lab, before equipping it with […]

Manchester Hospital saves $166,000 by bringing 3D printing in-house with Materialise

The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) is embracing 3D printing, and North Manchester General Hospital (NMGH) has joined the charge towards innovation with its newly established 3D printing lab.  The lab was established by reconstructive scientist Oliver Burley who made a business case and fundraised for an in-house 3D printing lab, before equipping it with […]

Protolabs reports record revenue with double digit growth in 3D printing

Protolabs (NYSE: PRLB) financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017 report a record turnover for the Minnesota headquartered on-demand manufacturer. With expertise in CNC milling, injection molding and 3D printing, the leading digital enterprise turned over $94.2 million in Q4 2017, a 30.2% increase on revenue of $72.4 million in the same period in 2016 […]

Protolabs reports record revenue with double digit growth in 3D printing

Protolabs (NYSE: PRLB) financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017 report a record turnover for the Minnesota headquartered on-demand manufacturer. With expertise in CNC milling, injection molding and 3D printing, the leading digital enterprise turned over $94.2 million in Q4 2017, a 30.2% increase on revenue of $72.4 million in the same period in 2016 […]

3D LifePrints secures £500,000 to expand hospital based 3D printer labs

The future of 3D printing in healthcare? Many companies/individuals believe that 3D printer labs in hospitals is the way forward for medicine. Phoenix Children’s Hospital, veterans hospitals in the U.S., the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in Australia and more around the world are all getting ahead of the curve with their own dedicated units, and […]

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital and Stratasys open medical 3D printing Center of Excellence

Stratasys and SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, based in St. Louis, Missouri, have opened an advanced 3D printing “Center of Excellence”. The pediatric academic medical center was named by the U.S. News and World Report as a “Best Children’s Hospital.”  With the Stratasys J750 3D printer purchased by the hospital realistic, patient-specific anatomical models […]

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital and Stratasys open medical 3D printing Center of Excellence

Stratasys and SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, based in St. Louis, Missouri, have opened an advanced 3D printing “Center of Excellence”. The pediatric academic medical center was named by the U.S. News and World Report as a “Best Children’s Hospital.”  With the Stratasys J750 3D printer purchased by the hospital realistic, patient-specific anatomical models […]

Stratasys launches BioMimics range of 3D printed medical models

3D printer manufacturer Stratasys has unveiled BioMimics, a range of highly realistic  3D printed medical models. Launched at the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) exhibition, the BioMimics portfolio includes 3D printed bones, spines and hearts for medical research and training. More clinically accurate than mannequins and cadavers BioMimics models are 3D printed with Stratasys PolyJet […]

Print Form inspires InspireX strategic investment

Print Form, a service bureau offering custom manufactured plastic and metal parts on demand has received an undisclosed strategic investment from InspireX Ventures. The 3D printing bureau, based in Atlanta, Georgia, offers both advanced manufacturing and consultancy services. The significance of investment The strategic investment, through which InspireX will acquire capital in Print Form, will […]

Cornell researchers trust the gut with 3D printed intestine bioreactors

One of the primary goals of The March Lab at Cornell University, New York, is to create synthetic intestines for use in regenerative medicine and animal-free drug testing. Made from stem cells, the artificial models are theoretically much closer to the real-thing than the alternatives, including computational simulation and single layer cell tests. Now in […]