February 2017

Polish researchers 3D print affordable preoperative liver model using FDM technology

2017-02-26T19:56:41+00:00 February 27th, 2017|News|

A team of researchers from the Jagiellonian University Medical College in Krakow, Poland have successfully 3D printed a preoperative planning model of a human liver for only $150. The research project serves to demonstrate that 3D printed patient-specific surgical models can be made at an affordable cost using accessible 3D printing technologies. In recent years, [...]

TINA: the new 3D printed hand of the Open BioMedical Initiative presented in Poland

2017-02-02T12:25:34+00:00 February 1st, 2017|English, OBMinitiative, OBMstory|

2017 started with great news! Last week the Open BioMedical Initiative has arrived for the first time in Poland introducing its mission to the public at the Fab Lab in Lodz. The choice of the city was not accidental: in Lodz lives and works Justyna Stasiewicz, the volunteer who recently created a completely new project [...]