3D printed micro-ships get a drug test from leading U.S. universities

In a development reminiscent of science-fiction, microscopic, 3D printed ships have proved capable of treating damaged brain tissue. The latest device to seemingly receive shrink-ray treatment is the Biocage – a porous cylinder resembling a rudimentary rocket, or a bullet. The Biocage has been...

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Posted on Jan 5, 2018

Leading U.S. researchers demonstrate layer-free volumetric 3D printing

Volumetric 3D printing, also known as hologram 3D printing, has the potential to expedite light-based additive manufacturing in a way never seen before. The power of the process lies in its ability to cure objects in a single step, abandoning the use of support structures and the typical layer-by-la...

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Posted on Dec 11, 2017

Luxexcel installs eyeglass lens 3D printers in the U.S.

Belgian 3D printed optics specialist Luxexcel is closing a successful 2017 with the confirmed installation of two Luxexcel VisionPlatform products to locations in the U.S. The package, containing Luxexcel’s VisionEngine lens 3D printer and operating software, has been supplied to IFBSolutions...

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Posted on Nov 29, 2017

Call for papers from UK’s Conference on Additive Manufacturing and U.S. NIST MBE Summit

With one of the largest events on the 3D printing industry calendar only recently finished, already we are looking ahead to 2018. The increase in 3D printing events over the years is a notable trend in itself, to keep track we created the 3D Printing Industry events guide – where organizers ca...

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Posted on Nov 20, 2017

3YOURMIND raises $12M for U.S. expansion of industrial 3D printing solutions

Industrial 3D printing software as a service (SaaS) platform 3YOURMIND has announced the closing of a successful $ 12 million Series A funding round. The company will be contributing the money to expansion of its U.S. customer base, and strategic entry into the Asian market. The round was led by Unt...

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Posted on Nov 2, 2017