3D printing for drug delivery and biomedical applications. Academic Article uri icon


  • Pharmaceutical product development is continuously witnessing innovations for the design of new delivery systems to improve the therapeutic efficacy of drugs. 3D-printing technology has been used to design customized personalized medication to provide maximal therapeutic benefits for patients. I addition, 3D printing has also been used to manufacture drug delivery systems and biomedical devices to establish a paradigm shift in the healthcare industry. In this review, we provide an update on current progress, technological gaps, and regulatory considerations in 3D-printing technology.

published proceedings

  • Drug Discov Today

altmetric score

  • 7

author list (cited authors)

  • Beg, S., Almalki, W. H., Malik, A., Farhan, M., Aatif, M., Rahman, Z., ... Rahman, M.

citation count

  • 62

complete list of authors

  • Beg, Sarwar||Almalki, Waleed H||Malik, Arshi||Farhan, Mohd||Aatif, Mohammad||Rahman, Ziyaur||Alruwaili, Nabil K||Alrobaian, Majed||Tarique, Mohammed||Rahman, Mahfoozur

publication date

  • January 2020