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German Research Foundation honours Dr. Baptiste Gault with Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Award

plastic waste in seawater breaks down and dissolves into organic molecules much more quickly than expected when exposed to sunlight

highly porous polymer foam that mimic bone marrow drives the differentiation of blood-forming stem cells

A combination of 3D printing and photo-controlled/living polymerization can produce objects that transform their shape in response to certain conditions.

Researchers have formulated design rules that guide how ribosomes can incorporate new kinds of monomers to produce synthetic polymers.

Special Issue in Acta Biomaterialia

10th BIOMETAL2018 - International Sympsoium on Biodegradable Metals

A material that mimics the organs targeted by autoimmune cells could draw these cells away from vulnerable body tissues

Stable materials can be created from disordered proteins by altering the environmental triggers that cause them to undergo phase transitions.

coating silk sutures with antimicrobial spider silk proteins could alleviate the problem of post-surgical infection

Using an electron microscope, scientists have uncovered the mechanisms that make nacre, also known as mother-of-pearl, so hard and resilient.

kirigami-inspired design allows graphene-based sensor devices to withstand large strains

New technique for 3D printing of soft materials with additive manufacturing

Researchers have developed silk materials that can wrinkle into highly detailed patterns, which can be erased by flooding the silk surface with vapor.

Aerogel support for enzymes

Adding spider silk protein to wood cellulose nanofibrils makes tougher, but flexible composite

mechanically-triggered origami-inspired approach creates complex three-dimensional structures for biomedicine, electronics or robotics

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