News - 15 Dec 2003
Seattle Systems, Inc. www.seattlesystems.com., a Northwest US-based company supplying orthotics, prosthetics and orthopedic products, recently announced an innovative line of modular titanium...
News - 18 Jul 2007
Touch Bionics, developer of the world's first commercially available bionic hand, today announced that its i-LIMB Hand and ProDigits partial hand prostheses are now generally available and have...
News - 25 Sep 2008
A team of researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) will receive $1 million in federal and state grants to advance the critical development of neuroprosthetics—next-generation...
News - 7 Nov 2019
Royal DSM and Twikit have announced a new partnership. Their collaboration is a further extension of DSM’s ongoing commitment to build a 3D printing ecosystem, aimed at driving innovation in...
News - 11 Oct 2019
PVA, a global expert in dispensing, coating and custom automation, is pleased to announce that it has acquired additive manufacturing startup Create Orthotics & Prosthetics. Under terms of the...
Article - 13 Feb 2020
The integration of three-dimensional (3D) printing into medicine has revolutionized healthcare in many ways.
News - 29 Nov 2018
Sensitive nerve cells present in the human skin have the ability to detect a variety of sensations including temperature and pressure that enable tactile interactions with the environment.
Article - 17 Mar 2020
Due to their wide applicability and various advantageous properties, polymeric materials (PMs) have become increasingly incorporated into biomedical applications, including dentistry. Click here to...
News - 14 Oct 2010
A group of ground-breaking American and Russian scientists, led by Dr. Terry Lowe, chief scientist at Manhattan Scientifics (OTCBB: MHTX) are taking Cold War weapons technology and repurposing it for...
News - 9 Jan 2017
3D printing is enabling strong advances in the field of soft robotics. New research from Cornell University has created robotic hands that have sensory feelings. Known as the Gentle Bot, the soft...