FabRx starts crowdfunding campaign to produce 3D printer for personalised pharmaceutical products

FabRx

FabRx starts crowdfunding campaign to produce 3D printer for personalised pharmaceutical products

The new printer and software produces personalised medicines adapted for individual patients’ needs

FabRx is the first pharmaceutical company to work and act on the dream of personalised medicines using 3D printing technology. FabRx, in partnership with The Magic Candy Factory are working together to adapt a confectionary 3D printer to prepare medicines that are ideal for children. FabRx announces the starting of a crowdfunding campaign to raise money and create awareness about this innovative technology on Wednesday 6th December. You can find more information about the Kickstarter campaign in the following link:

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1533832013/1462390728?ref=363525&token=547920b8

The new printer allows the tailored manufacturing of medicines, including:

•          precise dose medication (personalised doses)
•          the combination of more than one drug (Polypill)
•          a range of formulations (tablets, capsules, chewable formulations) and
•          preparing these medicines on-demand in hospitals or pharmacies Continue reading “FabRx starts crowdfunding campaign to produce 3D printer for personalised pharmaceutical products”

3D Printable Grow Boxes Encourage Healthy Eating

Now, the 3D printing technology took another step forward with the introduction of a farm box that can be printed at home. The project comes courtesy of FoodRising.org, a non-profit “science-based natural health advocacy organization”. This grow box is the first of their planned series of practical inventions that will make healthy and natural foods more accessible to the world at large. Continue reading “3D Printable Grow Boxes Encourage Healthy Eating”