Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “3D Bioprinting Market Report 2014 – Forecasts to 2030” report to their offering.
Within healthcare, 3D printed prosthetics and implants have already been in the market for some years. Layerwise from Belgium and Xilloc from Netherlands are the major companies dealing with 3D printed medical and dental implants. Xilloc was in the news recently for creating the first customized 3D-printed lower jaw for an 83-year old patient with a serious jaw infection. Another company, Oxford Performance Materials, from USA, received FDA approval for a 3D printed implant that replaced 75% of a man’s skull.
The 3D Bioprinting, 2014 – 2030′ report provides an extensive study of the emerging market of 3D bioprinting, specifically focusing on commercial bioprinters and those under development, their applications and the likely future evolution. It is widely anticipated that the 3D bioprinting market has tremendous potential: it requires hardware (bioprinters), software (CAD), biocompatible materials (bio-ink and bio-paper), each of which has the capability to grow into separate niche industries. … (Read more)