As 3D printing merger closes, MakerBot CEO steps up and Ultimaker CEO steps down

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Following this week’s closing of the Ultimaker/MakerBot merger, the combined company is announcing a new name. The entity will be known as [drumroll please] UltiMaker. As far as merged names go, it’s not a particularly exciting one. The new company name is UltiMaker, with a camelcased “M” to acknowledge MakerBot’s place in all of this. […]

As 3D printing merger closes, MakerBot CEO steps up and Ultimaker CEO steps down by Brian Heater originally published on TechCrunch

Stämm Biotech raises $17M for its next-generation, 3D printed bioreactor

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In that past year, there’s been a lot hype around biomanufacturing — from growing cell-based meat to microbe-powered medicine manufacturing. But none of synthetic biology’s darlings without one key piece of equipment: a bioreactor. While the world debates how best to bring biology-fueled manufacturing into existence, one company is already rethinking its most important instrument. […]