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3D Printing Saves Toddler’s Life with Kidney Transplant

Reading Time: 2 minutes In a pioneering operation, surgeons use 3D scanning and 3D printing to verify that a father’s kidney would fit in his young son’s abdomen before a live-saving kidney transplant. Surgeons at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in London have used 3D printing to save a two-year-old child’s life in a complex kidney transplant operation. […]

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New Metal 3D Printing Company Vulcan Labs Spun Out of Stratasys

Reading Time: 2 minutes Industrial 3D printer manufacturer Stratasys has spun off a 3D printing operation into a new independent company called Vulcan Labs, specializing in powder-bed fusion technology. Stratasys, a leading producer of large commercial 3D printers, is launching a new company called Vulcan Labs, which will specialize in power-bed fusion additive manufacturing. The new entity is based […]

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Ford Installs Stratasys Fortus to Boost SUV Production

Reading Time: 2 minutes Following good sales performance of its Expedition and Navigator SUV lines, Ford has stepped up production by adding a Stratasys 3D printer and 400 new robots to its production plant. Ford Motor Company has announced plans to up spending on the production of its big truck SUVs by $25 million and install an industrial 3D […]

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Stratasys & Dassault Systèmes Partner to Develop Low-Cost 3D Printed Prosthetics

Reading Time: 3 minutes Stratasys is partnering with Dassault Systèmes to supply Unlimited Tomorrow with 3D printing and CAD software dedicated to producing affordable, patient-specific prosthetic devices.   From surgical models to personalized prosthetics, 3D printing has proven extremely advantageous for a wide variety of medical applications. Among the few pioneers of healthcare-related additive manufacturing is the 3D printing giant Stratasys. The […]