BASF and CTI Biotech develop functional skin gland models with 3D bioprinting

BASF Care Creations, a department of chemical company BASF, has demonstrated the findings from joint research with CTI Biotech into 3D tissue models of human sebaceous glands. These results, announced at the NYSCC Cosmetic Congress, demonstrate the successful ex-vivo (outside the human body) produ...

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Posted on Jan 12, 2018

BASF and Xaar to industrialize Photopolymer Jetting together

German chemical company BASF and British industrial Inkjet company Xaar are to collaborate on research to improve Photopolymer Jetting (PPJ), a material deposition 3D printing process. The purpose of the research is to investigate how the technology might be best applied to industrial part manufact...

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Posted on Nov 20, 2017

BASF signs 3D bioprinting cosmetics deal with Poeitis

Since 2015, French biotechnology company Poeitis has been co-developing its 3D laser-assisted bioprinting technology to fabricate skin models. Now BASF, the largest chemicals producer in the world, will be helping Poeitis develop the technology for new services in the cosmetics industry. An end to a...

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Posted on Oct 26, 2017

Apium tests BASF Ultrafuse 316LX filament for metal desktop 3D printing

German chemical producer BASF has launched the Ultrafuse 316LX filament. Made from a polymer infused with stainless steel particles, Ultrafuse 316LX can be 3D printed as normal on a typical desktop FFF 3D printer. Then, in a process becoming increasingly popular through products such as Virtual Fo...

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Posted on Oct 19, 2017

Further details on €1.6 billion BASF Solvay deal, new 3D printing division to benefit

BASF, the largest chemical producer in the world, will acquire Solvay’s global polyamide business. The deal is valued at €1.6 billion with the transaction scheduled to complete in the third quarter of 2018. 3D Printing Industry asked Werner Bach, Management Support Business Build Up & Commun...

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Posted on Oct 10, 2017