Archives for the category: 3D printed chemicals/drugs
June 25, 2013
3D printing could be used to optimize tablet designs and make drug delivery more effective according to UK additive manufacturing researchers.
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July 25, 2012
The system under development by Professor Lee Cronin is not a 3D printer as we understand it; the scale of organic chemistry is far too small for that. What is being described is a series of custom printed reaction chambers that could be used to synthesize pharmaceutical compounds. Along with the precisely-sized chambers, and a downloadable drug “app,” Cronin believes at-home drug production is possible.
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