Personalized medicine is becoming the standard as a global model for healthcare. In this model, the patient’s individual profile leads decision making. Personalized 3D printing is part of this movement and rapid prototyping services makes it happen. Especially in plastic or reconstructive surgery, custom made products are transforming the industry.
There is an increase in healthcare and medical devices being pushed into the home with one intended benefit of reduced healthcare costs. This is spawning a new group of devices commonly referred to as homecare, […]
A woman living on a dialysis machine is grown a new kidney using her own cells. A father struggling with age-related vision loss has his eyesight restored. A soldier suffers extensive burns and has his […]
According to the World Health Organization, poor oral health is tied to “poor living conditions, low education, and lack of traditions.” Some 26 percent of adults have untreated tooth decay. It’s particularly prevalent in low […]