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Center of Innovation for Biomaterials in Orthopaedic Research

CIBOR at Wichita State seeks partners to make its composite medical devices.

Aerospace inspired walker designed for people

Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Materials, Design, Components

Pioneering walking aid designed to provide enhanced mobility, independence, and style, fueled by founders’ personal family experience.

June open house planned by Methods Machine Tools

CAD/CAM Software, EDM Machines, Grinding Machines, Inspection/Testing Equipment, Industry News

Metal Storm 2014 will feature demonstrations from companies such as Fanuc, Feeler, Carl Zeiss, and more.

Prosthetic liners deliver comfort to amputees

Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Materials, Prosthetics, Design

High-performance prosthetic liners deliver temperature control to mitigate the onset of sweat and deliver comfort to the user.

Medical design and manufacturing first

Implants, Industry News, Materials, Design, FDA

3D printed skull successfully implanted in woman; another day, another advance in 3D printing technology.

Creates precise features, intricate designs

Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Materials, Design, Devices

Fabrico Medical offers fabrication and assembly services for microfluidic devices on flexible materials.

Commercial launch of Kiva VCF

Implants, Industry News, Materials, Design, Devices

KAST pivotal trial results plus other published comparative studies show Kiva meets or exceeds balloon kyphoplasty performance.

Patches, glucose monitors, mechanized devices

Adhesives/Sealants, Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Materials, Devices

Fabrico Medical produces body worn device components for stick-to-skin applications.

Carbide recycling program

Tooling/Cutting, Industry News, Materials

Every day is Earth Day with Seco Tools; Program conserves energy and materials while benefiting manufacturers.

Pioneering 3D printing reshapes patient's face in Wales

Contract Manufacturing, Implants, Industry News, Materials, Additive Manufacturing

A survivor of a serious motorbike accident has had pioneering surgery to reconstruct his face using a series of 3D printed parts.

ITA welcomes returning directors to ITA board

Industry News, Materials

Group will be seeking new board member nominations starting in 2015; nominating committee will be looking to interview candidates.

Bioresorbable splints used for second time ever

Implants, Industry News, Materials, Design, Devices

Baby's life saved after 3D printed devices were implanted at the University of Michigan to restore his breathing.

Faster time-to-market for orthopedic implant production

Contract Manufacturing, Grinding Machines, Implants, Industry News, Orthopedics

Needing smarter, more cost-effective production, medical OEMs turn to contract manufacturing.

Drug delivery device that could restore hearing

Contract Manufacturing, Electrical/Electronic, Sensors, Implants, Industry News

Draper Laboratory demonstrates new advances miniaturizing a drug delivery device that could help patients recover from hearing loss.

Milestone for permanently implantable VESTAKEEP PEEK

Implants, Industry News, Materials, Design, FDA

Each of Evonik’s implantable VESTAKEEP PEEK product lines have been referenced in products receiving FDA 510(k) clearance.