Keyword: Additive manufacturing

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Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Light-based methods open many opportunities for medical applications.
R&D: Nanotechnology
Researchers have demonstrated the ability to create microfluidic lab-on-a-chip devices with channels and valves smaller than ever before.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
A new type of chain mail fabric is flexible like cloth but can stiffen on demand.
R&D: Nanotechnology
The 3D printable nanocomposite polymeric ink uses carbon nanotubes.
Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The ink could be used to make parts for tissue engineering, toxicity testing, and drug delivery.
Applications: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The products that help stop the spread of communicable diseases range from simple to sophisticated.
Applications: Software
Cosm’s work shines a light on a common, growing, under-served, and global women’s health issue.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The system promotes myocardial regeneration after a cardiac event.
Features: Tubing & Extrusion
MD&M West brings together medtech engineers, business leaders, and innovative thinkers to create life-changing medical devices.
R&D: Electronics & Computers
Researchers have demonstrated that they can print layers of electrically conductive ink on polyester fabric.
Features: Tubing & Extrusion
A growing number of companies are turning to sterile, single-use, closed liquid dispensing systems and kits.
Briefs: Medical
The biomedical structures advance the development of new technologies for regrowing bones and tissue.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
A novel system can print biological tissue in just 30 seconds.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The single-chip system is a complete functioning electronic circuit.
Applications: Materials
While AM brings speed, efficiency, and an alternative supply chain, the manufacturing method can also lead to better patient care.
R&D: Materials
Researchers have fabricated antibiotic-containing 3D scaffold implants at high temperatures.
Features: Regulations/Standards
While many devices have received Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for short-term use, new testing procedures are needed for the long-term.
Features: Materials
Imagine a world where, instead of a physical warehouse full of actual products, you have an entire digital warehouse of design files.
R&D: Materials
Scientists are developing a platform that can monitor and model the real-time processing of gut microbiome serotonin activity.
Features: Electronics & Computers
New sensors and high-performance microwiring are extending the performance of active myoelectric prosthetics.
Global Innovations: Manufacturing & Prototyping
New biodegradable stents treat radiation esophagitis.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Using 3D printers, scientists have created synthetic soft surfaces with tongue-like textures.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Researchers have 3D printed unique fluid channels at the micron scale that could automate production of diagnostics, sensors, and assays used for a variety of medical tests and other applications.
Global Innovations: Sensors/Data Acquisition
University of Queensland researchers have developed biosensors that use nanoengineered porous gold that more effectively detect early signs of disease, improving patient outcomes.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Researchers have used 3D printing to make electronic fibers, each 100 times thinner than a human hair, to create non-contact, wearable, portable respiratory sensors.
Technology Leaders: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Start simple, collaborate early, and seek deep expertise are just three of the important ideas in a post-pandemic medical market.
Applications: Manufacturing & Prototyping
To produce an additively manufactured prosthesis, REJOINT starts by 3D modelling the patient’s CT scan.
R&D: Medical
Researchers have 3D printed a complex, porous lattice structure using liquid crystal elastomers (LCEs), creating devices that can finally mimic cartilage and other biological tissues.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Researchers have 3D printed a functioning centimeter-scale human heart pump in the lab.

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