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Students in Guangzhou, China to Start 3D Printing Classes in 2016

Students in Guangzhou, China to Start 3D Printing Classes in 2016

As one of the most technologically advanced cities in China, Guangzhou is always in the forefront of emerging technologies in the country. In relation to the Chinese Government’s announcement1 in April 2015 to provide more than 400,000 3D printers across the country, Guangzhou University recently revealed2 that they are planning to offer 3D printing courses […]

3MF: Microsoft’s New 3D Printing File Format

3MF: Microsoft’s New 3D Printing File Format

In the recently concluded Microsoft Build 20151, the tech giant not only announced2 a new 3D printing consortium with Dassault Systemes S.A, FIT AG/netfabb GmbH, Hewlettt-Packard, Shapeways, SLM Solutions Group AG, and Autodesk Inc.; they also launched a new 3D printing format with the same namesake—3MF. 3MF or 3D Manufacturing Format, will make 3D printing […]

Revolutionary 3D Printing ‘Bioplotting’ Could Help Treat Type 1 Diabetes

3D Printing ‘Bioplotting’ Could Help Treat Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers from the University of Twente in Netherlands recently published a report1 how 3D printing can be used to treat type 1 diabetes. The technique, known as ‘bioplotting’ has taken researchers one step closer in helping patients who experience severe hypoglycaemic events. The paper describes how the islets of Langerhans—a set of specialized cells that […]