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Byte donates 3D labs to make masks, face shields, ventilator parts
March 31, 2020 -- Clear-aligner brand Byte has made its 3D specialty labs available to produce masks, face shields, and ventilator parts to help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
3D-printed jaw changes cancer survivor's life
March 2, 2020 -- An oral cancer survivor in India regained his ability to eat solid foods after undergoing reconstruction surgery to place a 3D-printed titanium jaw, according to news reports. This successful surgery highlights the benefits of 3D printing technology.  Discuss
Formlabs, BEGO team partner on 3D dental products
February 20, 2020 -- Formlabs and BEGO are partnering so Formlabs' dental customers can use 3D printing to create temporary and permanent crowns and bridges directly from BEGO's dental materials.
NIDCR grants $2.8M to oral, maxillofacial 3D bioprinting
February 14, 2020 -- The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) has awarded researchers from Penn State University a five-year, $2.8 million grant to investigate 3D bioprinting techniques for craniomaxillofacial reconstruction.  Discuss
Voco partners with Exocad for digital dentistry
February 6, 2020 -- Voco is partnering with CAD/CAM software provider Exocad to integrate its nanoceramic Grandio hybrid blocks and disks with Exocad's software.
Structo, Pro3dure partner on dental 3D printing
February 4, 2020 -- Dental 3D printing firms Structo and Pro3dure Medical announced that they will collaborate on expanding the range of dental 3D printing materials available to users of Structo's Velox 3D printer.
Formlabs launches Formlabs Dental, new 3D printer
November 18, 2019 -- After making an impact in the dental lab space for a number of years, Formlabs has now launched a new dental business unit, Formlabs Dental. With the creation of the new business unit, Formlabs intends to make a splash in the growing 3D market for dental practices and the opportunities that are to come for the technology in the next decade.  Discuss
FDA clears Keystone's 3D printing dental resin
November 18, 2019 -- Keystone Industries has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its KeySplint Soft 3D printing resin for night guards and splints.
3 simple steps to full-arch temporaries
October 28, 2019 -- Dr. David Rice of IgniteDDS shares his knowledge on building full-arch temporary restorations. He describes three key steps and offers simple tips to make amazing restorations for your patients.  Discuss
New 3D printing method eases bioprinting
October 23, 2019 -- A new bioprinting technique developed at the Vienna University of Technology in Austria can integrate living cells into fine structures created in a 3D printer.
Special Feature
The new decade's dental practice could look like this

Dentists one day may become vertically integrated to service the mouth and also design and manufacture the hardware needed in their own dental practices, writes information systems consultant Alon Ganon. He shares a vision of how dental practices could operate with advanced technology in this new decade. Read more.

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September 24-25
Syracuse, New York United States
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September 25
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