A start-up which brings exercise bike classes into the users’ own home has adopted MakerBot 3D printing technology to step up production and fend off competitors. Peloton used a Replicator 3D printer to create prototypes for 20 different components. more

23 Jan 2017 10:51 News

Herston lab 3D printer

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A biofabrication institute, which will image, model and manufacture 3D-printed tissues, will open in Brisbane in 2017. The institute will allow specialists to collaborate and find how 3D tissues can improve patients' quality of life. more

22 Nov 2016 12:34 News

3D heart model with congenial abnormalities

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International experts will discuss the use of holograms and 3D printing for cardiovascular imaging at the annual meeting of the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging in Leipzig, Germany from 7 - 10 December 2016. more

8 Nov 2016 15:01 News

TCT Podcast is back! The 2016 edition of TCT Show was opened with one of THE most awe-inspiring stories ever to be told in 3D printing. We've compiled the audio of the keynote for your listening pleasure. more

8 Nov 2016 10:06 podcast

Surgeons at Miami Children’s Hospital saved a young girl’s life using a 3D-printed heart model which helped to visualise a complex operation. Adaenelie, aged four, suffered from total anomalous pulmonary venous connection, a congenital heart disease. more

4 Nov 2016 12:30 News

Dedicated facility to serve as global headquarters for company’s healthcare operations. Precision healthcare and medical 3D printing solutions include surgical simulation, Virtual Surgical Planning (VSP) and 3D printing for anatomical models more

10 Mar 2016 21:15 News

Research project with Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health to study impact of 3D printing on indoor air quality. more

26 Nov 2015 11:11 News

Dan O'Connor speaks to MediSieve founder Dr. George Frodsham to find out how 3D printing is being used to cure Malaria. more

12 Oct 2015 13:53 News

After possibly one of THE most emotional speeches ever given at a conference by Steven Levine was joined on stage by CEO Bernard Charles to announce some exciting news. more

13 Nov 2014 18:56 Daniel O'Connor's Blog 2 Comments

Medical applications make up some of the most innovative, impactful and immediate applications for 3D technologies, including 3D scanning, 3D printing and more. Andy Christensen of 3D Systems explores the topic for TCT. more

12 Nov 2014 15:16

Materialise helps helps 16-year-old patient with a heart tumour by creating a 3D printed HeartPrint model. more

16 Sep 2014 16:01 News

A realistic human heart has been 3D printed at Nottingham Trent University to help teach trainee doctors and surgeons. more

8 Sep 2014 15:49 News

3D virtual reality surgical simulation leaders Simbionix, has been fully acquired by 3D Systems. more

29 Aug 2014 12:42 News

Prsnlz highlights some of the achievements 3D printing has made in the development of assistive design and prosthetics. more

11 Aug 2014 16:51 PERSONALIZE

SOLS Systems launches custom 3D printed insoles tailored to the individual throughout the US. more

7 Aug 2014 12:05 News

3D Systems have announced acquisition of global leader in 3D virtual reality surgical simulation, Simbionix, for $120 million. more

31 Jul 2014 10:29 News



A recent study suggests that desktop 3D printers emit nanoparticles into the air while printing. Could this be harmful to your health? more

22 Jul 2013 00:00 PERSONALIZE