POSTS TAGGED AS 3-D printing

Intermountain’s Transformation Center: Printing Transplantable Organs?

November 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kem C Gardner Transformation Center
Intermountain Health (Salt Lake City) already has a good reputation for innovation, but taking that further, [MORE]

Patient-Specific Heart Mapping Sensors

November 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mapping catheter for identifying source of AF
To treat atrial fibrillation, interventional cardiologists need to know where aberrant electrical signals are [MORE]

Regenerating the Body’s Blood Vessels and Ducts

November 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed blood vessels
Regenerating blood vessels from stem cells implanted on an artificial scaffold has been demonstrated, but this piece, [MORE]

Prototype for 3-D Printed Bionic Eye

October 30, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prototype for bionic eye
Following past success with bionic skin and a bionic ear, engineers at the University of Minnesota have [MORE]

Remote Controlled Surgical Devices in the Planning

October 9, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Magnetic activators
MIT researchers have created a magnetic ink and used it to 3-D print a surgical tool prototype that can [MORE]

3-D Printed Implantable Device for Spinal Cord Injury

October 2, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed stem cells
The video with this piece shows how University of Minnesota researchers were able to 3-D print layers [MORE]

How to Make Organoids

October 2, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

How to make a brain organoid
Betty Crocker couldn’t have been clearer: “To grow brain organoids, researchers have traditionally cultured human [MORE]

Printing Transplantable Lungs

September 25, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed airway
This piece is about a work in progress, with likely a long way to go.  United Therapeutics (Manchester, [MORE]

Printing Bone Implants of PEKK

September 11, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printer of PEKK implants
Just as dentists can now 3-D print teeth in practices, independent surgical centers may soon begin [MORE]

3D Printed Sugar Tissue Platforms

August 7, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed bunny of sugar and red dye
One of the compelling uses of 3-D printing is fabricating tissue scaffolds for [MORE]

A Portable 3-D Printer for Wound Repair

July 31, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Portable 3D skin printer
Using a “hand held skin printer that resembles a white-out tape dispenser—except that tape roll is replaced [MORE]

Customized Electronics Printed on the Hand

July 24, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printing on a real hand
“In a groundbreaking new study, researchers at the University of Minnesota used a customized, low-cost [MORE]

Printing Complex Tissues

July 10, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printer Creates Complex Biological Tissues
UCLA engineers have built a 3-D printer that does stereolithography using four different hydrogels. The [MORE]

3-D Soft Gel that Flexes like Human Tissue

July 10, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human-Like 3D Printed Smart Gel Walks Underwater
Living tissue is watery and soft, which is why engineers at Rutgers University believe [MORE]