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Mimicking the hierarchical microstructure of the clingfish sucker for materials applications.

Nanoparticles’ magnetic attraction targets biofilms

Biocompatible nanocarriers containing superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles and a common antibiotic can treat biofilms.

Polymer combined with carbon nanotubes matches the flexibility and conductivity of cardiac tissue.

Biomimetic nano cargo carriers.

3D biofunctional silk materials.

Biomimicry of the beetle helps material design.

Stretched fibers of bacterial cellulose could strengthen a new generation of ‘green’ nanocomposites.

coating metal electrodes used to probe brain activity with graphene could be safer for patients and enable more accurate measurements

hydrogen bonding enables the fabrication of stretchable, self-healing semiconducting polymer transistors paving the way for wearable electronics

Scientists have woven a 'smart' fabric that mimics the sophisticated and complex properties of the bone tissue periosteum.

Submissions for the 8th annual Reaxys PhD Prize are now open.

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Scientists have chemically-modified sawdust to make it oil-attracting and buoyant, and thus ideal for cleaning up oil spills in the Arctic.

novel hemostatic treatment based on a shape memory polymer (SMP) foam combined with an antibacterial hydrogel suitable for deep wounds

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Professor Allan S. Hoffman wins 2017 Acta Biomaterialia Gold Medal.

DMS from biofouling of plastic could attract foraging seabirds.

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