3d Printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

April 29, 2014 Kimberly Reed 0

Photo DK Designs Designed by Turkish industrial designer Deniz Karasahin says the Osteoid will “improve the general healing encounter for broken or fractured limbs by focusing on the patient’s relaxation along with the timeframe required for the entire body to cure itself.” Mr Karasahin also says the Osteoid water resistant …Read More

3D Printing Startup SOLS Raises $6.4 Million

April 29, 2014 Kimberly Reed 0

3D printed insoles. Credit: SOLS 3D printing startup SOLS Systems announced today that they have raised $6.4 million in series A financing. This round of financing was directed by Lux Capital. The firm is focused on delivering medical wearables which are customized for 3 D printing for each patient. They’re …Read More

Consumer concerns around 3D printing

April 12, 2014 Kimberly Reed 0

The use of 3D printers is increasing in dwellings and companies in Europe although few of us have one. Jennifer in London asks: “While 3D printing is growing quickly in popularity, this new technology also raises concerns about product safety, consumer protection or trademark infringement. How should those issues be …Read More