GM, Ford wrap up ventilator production and shift back to auto business – TechCrunch

As the COVID-19 pandemic spread to the United States, a number of automakers and other manufacturers announced plans to retrofit factories to help ease the shortage of personal protective gear … Read More

Formlabs gets FDA emergency use authorization for a 3D-printed ventilator conversion part – TechCrunch

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has awarded Formlabs an emergency use authorization (EUA) for a 3D-printed part designed to convert BiPAP machines designed for sleep apnea into much-needed ventilators. The … Read More

NVIDIA’s top scientist develops open-source ventilator that can be built with $400 in readily-available parts – TechCrunch

NVIDIA Chief Scientist Bill Daily has released an open-source ventilator hardware design he developed in order to address the shortage resulting from the global coronavirus pandemic. The mechanical ventilator design … Read More

FDA authorizes a ventilator developed by NASA’s JPL for emergency use in COVID-19 treatment – TechCrunch

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized for emergency use as outlined in the agency’s COVID-19 guidelines a new ventilator designed by engineers working at NASA’s Jet Propulsion … Read More