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CUSTOM-IMD

Supply chain integration of fully customisable medical implants using new biomaterials and rapid manufacturing technologies

Project partners
8 technology centre, 14 companies and 1 university
Responsable
proyectos@aimplas.es

Objectives

The development of innovative biomaterials (ceramics, bio-passive, bio-active and shape-memory polymers) for use in Rapid Manufacturing.

Description

The main objective of Custom-IMD has been to develop and manufacture enhanced fully customisable medical implants (craniofacial bone plate; lumbar spinal disc replacement; and dental restoration) through the development of new biomaterials using enhanced rapid manufacturing technologies, achieving implant design, manufacture, sterilisation, regulatory approval and delivery to the surgeon within a 48 hour time-frame within SME Supply Chain Integration.

Financing

Healthcare
Health
Advanced technologies
Biotechnology
European
3D printing
Polymer synthesis