Produced by 3D bioprinting, the scaffolds slowly release antibiotics over a four-week period to effectively treat the wound.
3D Printing Just Got A Whole Lot More Colourful
“This new technology will help to fully realize the potential of 3D printing.” Prof Joseph DeSimone
3D Printable Gels
“Alginates are used in wound dressings, so this material potentially could be used as a strengthened 3D-printed bandage or as a patch for wound healing or drug delivery.” Lilian Hsiao
Opening “the door for new applications of 3D printing”
Engineers at the University of Maryland (UMD) have created a new shape-changing or “morphing” 3D printing nozzle which can print “fiber-filled composites”
Raising Money to 3D Print PPE Masks in Orkney
A Go Fund Me page has been set up for people who would like to contribute to the funding of the materials.