Bionic arm

Sinterit has created an exoskeleton arm for disabled children in collaboration with a 3D designer using its Sinterit Lisa platform. Read more


Open Bionics $1m award

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Open Bionics, a developer of affordable 3D-printed bionic hands for amputees, has won the International UAE Robotics for Good Award in Dubai and a $1 million prize fund. The Bristol-based company beat nine other finalists to the award. Read more


A General Electric software engineer is aiming to make a global impact with 3D-printed custom prosthetic hands after fitting his first patient at the end of 2016. Lyman Connor is now looking to upscale production and make a worldwide impact. Read more

A teenage boy from the UAE was awarded for his mind-controlled, 3D-printed bionic arm at the region’s first Gulf 3D Printing Olympiad. The 14-year-old's creation is a low-cost, functional bionic forearm suitable for those with disabled hands. Read more