Since its launch, the 3D printer has become increasingly popular. Among others, the medical sector has found many applications for the device, like the production of prostheses, models for surgery practice and cartilage implants. Now pharmacy has its first FDA-approved 3D printed drug developed by Aprecia Pharmaceuticals Company. Continue reading
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Last Friday a 3D printer for cartilage implants was put into practice in the VU medical centre in Amsterdam. The machine has been specially designed to produce models of living cells and biomaterials. From now on, customised cartilage ears and noses can be manufactured for each patient. Continue reading