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By AMTNov 20, 2020

In addition to facilitating the production of many different types of PPE, Maryland-based Xometry’s on-demand manufacturing marketplace was critical in enabling the production of an innovative transparent mask, ClearMask™, now available in both medical...

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By External ContributorNov 16, 2020

Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego has received $1 million from the Helen and Will Webster Foundation to rapidly expand the hospital's investment and use of medical 3D printing solutions to improve care, education and surgical outcomes for children...

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By External ContributorOct 13, 2020

3D Systems received FDA 510(k) clearance for maxillofacial surgical guides 3D printed using its LaserForm Ti and DuraForm ProX PA materials. The new clearance allows for more innovative surgical guide designs that improve performance and is the latest...

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By External ContributorAug 06, 2020

Americans may be surprised to learn that many 21st century medical products are still being manufactured using technologies commonly employed since the middle of the last century. These manufacturing platforms are not dynamic and can increase the risk...

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By External ContributorJun 25, 2020

Trace amounts of contaminants such as pesticides, pharmaceuticals and perfluorooctanoic acid in drinking water sources have posed significant health risks to humans in recent years. These micropollutants have eluded conventional treatment processes...

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By External ContributorJun 09, 2020

A fully transparent surgical mask that filters out germs but allows facial expressions to be seen has been developed by Swiss scientists. Caregivers should be able to wear them from the summer of 2021. Along with researchers at the Swiss Federal...

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By External ContributorMay 22, 2020

Metro Screenworks is excited to announce the inclusion of VirusGuard, a revolutionary virus-filtering material, to their product offerings. VirusGuard can be utilized in several applications including creating masks, filters for masks, and...

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By External ContributorMay 13, 2020

The Fit to Face challenge is a collaboration between America Makes and the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide a rapid response to address the ongoing shortage of safe and effective personal protective equipment to frontline workers combating...

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By External ContributorMay 12, 2020

FLORENCE, Ky., May 12, 2020 – In response to a neighboring company’s request for a collaboration, machine tool manufacturer Mazak Corporation provided some much-needed materials and production capacity for the development of a new UV-C LED surface...

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By External ContributorApr 29, 2020

Great things can happen when diverse people find ways to meaningfully come together, sharing their skills with one another to address a common goal. I would hope months from now when we collectively look back at how manufacturers sprung to action...

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