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A 3D printed model of a kidney has helped surgeons in Belfast perform a complex and life-saving transplant operation on a patient. more

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Experts from Germany, Canada and the UK have used metal 3D printing to help save a Canadian family’s dog. more

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The screening tool for cancer has been developed by researchers at the University of Washington. more

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Dave Beeby, principal development engineer, additive manufacturing technology and concepts at Renishaw, discusses the considerations for additively manufactured implants. more

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The team behind the medical device start-up MediSieve has been nominated for their potentially life-saving magnetic blood filtration device in the Healthcare Application category of the 2017 TCT Awards. more

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Scott Rader, general manager of healthcare solutions at Stratasys, offers insight into the technology’s ever increasing importance, and what the future may hold. more

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A team of researchers from ETH Zurich have developed a silicone heart that closely resembles a human heart. more

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Plastics machinery group Arburg is bringing its now-famous ‘Freeformer’ additive manufacturing technology to Interplas to demonstrate the manufacture of implants made from medical-grade polylactide. more

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Med-Tech Innovation looks at the innovators who are looking for new ways to save lives with 3D printing. more

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Complex reconstructive surgery can significantly benefit from a digital workflow and pre-planning processes to help optimise operating theatre productivity with excellent surgical results. more

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One of the team at 3D printing specialist Print IT 3D is taking on a new challenge – a 59 mile trek/run/cycle ride through Snowdonia. more

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A new report forecasts a rapid expansion for 3D bioprinting, which could change the way human health is studied, and even treated. Dr Nadia Tsao, technology analyst at market research firm IDTechEx writes. more

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3D Printing Materials: A Missing Link. M. Scott Taylor, Poly-Med, explains why 3D printing has huge medtech potential. more

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This year’s Med-Tech Innovation Expo will see 3D printing and additive manufacturing group Stratasys demonstrate how its advanced 3D printing technologies are "transforming the delivery of healthcare across the medical industry". more

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Stephen Dyson, head of industry 4.0 at Proto Labs writes. more

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A four-year-old girl from Northern Ireland has donated the 3D models used to carry out her life-saving kidney transplant to London’s Science Museum. more

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Microfluidics company Dolomite, unveiled the first commercially available 3D printer for sealed microfluidics at MD&M West last week. more

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Lu Rahman, group editor for Med-Tech Innovation's sister title, MPN, looks at some of the latest developments in the 3D printing sector and how origami has become a surprising new inspiration. more

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Scientists at the University of Bristol have developed a new kind of polymer bio-ink, which could eventually allow the production of complex tissues for surgical implants. more

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