Manufacturing & Prototyping

3D Printing

3D printing and additive manufacturing are being used in the medical field to create customized implants, prosthetics, and protective devices. Access the essential technical briefs and resources for design engineers working in manufacturing and medical industries.

Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The ink could be used to make parts for tissue engineering, toxicity testing, and drug delivery.
Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
The device could help guide recovery after treatment for head and neck cancer.
Applications: Medical
The products that help stop the spread of communicable diseases range from simple to sophisticated.
Applications: Medical
Cosm’s work shines a light on a common, growing, under-served, and global women’s health issue.
News: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Researchers at RMIT University have flipped traditional 3D printing to create intricate biomedical structures, advancing the development of technologies for regrowing bones and tissue. The...

News: Medical

Microfluidic devices underpin lab-on-a-chip (LOC) technologies that are developed to provide the rapid diagnoses needed at point of care for the swift, effective treatment of many...

Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The system promotes myocardial regeneration after a cardiac event.
INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

To better align its five co-branded shows, Informa Markets had rebranded MD&M West with a new logo and renamed the conference Design. Engineer. Build.

Products: Materials
Touchless switches, biocompatible adhesives, 3D-printing materials, and more.
Features: Manufacturing & Prototyping
MD&M West brings together medtech engineers, business leaders, and innovative thinkers to create life-changing medical devices.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Researchers have demonstrated that they can print layers of electrically conductive ink on polyester fabric.
Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
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: Medical
The single-chip system is a complete functioning electronic circuit.
INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Using a new 3D printing process, University of Nottingham researchers have tailor-made artificial body parts and other medical devices with built-in functionality that offer better...

Supplements: AR/AI
Our 2021 Resource Guide shows you the top manufacturers in materials, manufacturing, and a range of other medical-device categories.
R&D: Materials
Researchers have fabricated antibiotic-containing 3D scaffold implants at high temperatures.
Applications: Materials
While AM brings speed, efficiency, and an alternative supply chain, the manufacturing method can also lead to better patient care.
R&D: Nanotechnology
A new technique that mimics the ancient Japanese art of kirigami may offer an easier way to fabricate complex 3D nanostructures for use in applications, including healthcare.
INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Researchers have developed a 3D printing technique that extends the possibilities of lateral flow testing. Everyone is familiar with these tests in the form of the...

Features: Design
The "Evolving To MedDev" 2021 digital event will provide automotive and aerospace companies with practical information about how they can enter into the medical device supply chain.
Features: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Imagine a world where, instead of a physical warehouse full of actual products, you have an entire digital warehouse of design files.
INSIDER: Medical

3D Systems is expanding its development efforts focused on regenerative medicine and bioprinting solutions. This decision was driven by progress made in collaboration with United...

R&D: Test & Measurement
Scientists are developing a platform that can monitor and model the real-time processing of gut microbiome serotonin activity.
Supplements: Materials
Learn about the medical manufacturers and cutting-edge applications that stood out in 2020.
Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
A novel 3D printed prosthetic arm is more comfortable, flexible, and cheaper than a conventional prosthesis.
Features: Electronics & Computers
New sensors and high-performance microwiring are extending the performance of active myoelectric prosthetics.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
By collecting tears, the lenses effectively measure pH and levels of biomarkers.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The breakthrough involves inkjet printing and materials with a crystal structure discovered nearly two centuries ago.

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