NESS ZIONA, Israel, Oct. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nano Dimension Ltd., a leader in the field of 3D Printed Electronics (NASDAQ, TASE: NNDM), announced today that it will form a new subsidiary and will transition its bio-printing activities to the new entity.
Following initial successful bio-printing trials, the new subsidiary will expedite research and development in this field. As previously reported by Nano Dimension, Nano Dimension's current capital will not be used for the bio-printing activities.
In May Nano Dimension announced a successful proof of concept for 3D printing of bio-ink containing stem cells. The feasibility tests demonstrated the potential to print tissues derived from viable stem cells. The process uses 3D printer inkjet technology developed by Nano Dimension.
Recently several companies have expressed interest in Nano Dimension's bio-printing technology, as a result, the board of directors of the company has approved the transition of this activity to a new entity.
IDTechEx forecasts the market for 3D bio-printing will grow rapidly over the next decade from a market size of $481 million in 2014 to as much as $6 billion in 2024.
About Nano Dimension Ltd.
Nano Dimension, founded in 2012, focuses on development of advanced 3D printed electronics systems and advanced additive manufacturing. Nano Dimension's unique products combine three advanced technologies: 3D inkjet, 3D software and nanomaterials. The company's primary products include the first 3D printer dedicated to printing multi-layer PCBs (printed circuit boards) and advanced nanotechnology-based conductive and dielectric inks.
In addition to the trading of the company's American Depositary Shares on NASDAQ, the company's ordinary shares are also traded on the TASE in Israel. The Bank of New York Mellon serves as the depositary for Nano Dimension.
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