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Biomaterials news, August 2016

Windows made of transparent wood could offer more even and consistent natural lighting and better energy efficiency than glass.

Novel strategy to control dental plaque relies on a catalytic iron oxide nanoparticles and hydrogen peroxide.

Jing-yang Wang is the recipient of the 2017 Acta Materialia Silver Medal.

John J. Jonas receives the 2017 Acta Materialia Gold Medal.

Glasses based on calcium and phosphate have been synthesized using soft chemistry at low temperatures with water as a solvent.

zwitterionic polymers – that contains an equal number of positively and negatively charged groups – can protect therapeutic proteins from immune response

Submit your abstract for the Fifth International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials from the 6 to 10 March 2017.

Dr. Warren Poole wins the 2017 Acta Materialia Holloman Award for Materials & Society.

Dr. Thomas J. Webster receives the first Acta Biomaterialia Silver Medal Award.

Register to attend a session with Prof. Kam Leong, Editor-in-chief of Biomaterials.

Treating the biopolymer polylactic acid at various temperatures and pressures can induce a new, more robust polymer phase in the material.

The discovery that spider silk has a phonon band gap could lead to the development of novel acoustic and insulating materials.

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