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December 14th, 2018

3DKToys awarded ‘Pin and Void’ patent for connecting 3D printed parts

A 3D printable toy company called 3DKToys has been awarded a provisional patent for a Pin and Void method of connecting 3D printed objects that’s used in their line of 3D-printable toys. via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181214-3dktoys-awarded-pin-and-void-patent-for-connecting-3d-printed-parts.html

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MIT researchers 3D print inexpensive microfluidics device for personalized cancer treatment

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have 3D printed a novel microfluidic device that simulates cancer treatments on biopsied tumor tissue. via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181214-mit-researchers-3d-print-inexpensive-microfluidics-device-for-personalized-cancer-treatment.html

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LSU student 3D prints first full human for radiation therapy research

Meagan Moore, a Biological and Agricultural Engineering student from Louisiana State University (LSU) has 3D printed a full-size "human body" for radiation therapy research. via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181214-lsu-student-3d-prints-first-full-human-for-radiation-therapy-research.html

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3D printed smart pill could release drugs via Bluetooth

A study organized by researchers at MIT, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Draper demonstrates the feasibility of 3D printing ingestible pills that can wirelessly relay information to a smartphone and deliver drugs on command. via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181214-3d-printed-smart-pill-could-release-drugs-via-bluetooth.html

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