Our website uses cookies

Cookies enable us to provide the best experience possible and help us understand how visitors use our website. By browsing Materials Today, you agree to our use of cookies.

Okay, I understand Learn more
Biomaterials CHANGE TOPIC

Biomaterials news, January 2017

Nanoparticles’ magnetic attraction targets biofilms

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

CNT-polyester scaffolds don’t miss a beat

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.

Enjoy free access to the anniversary special issue of Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science.

Connect with us
Most viewed in biomaterials…
News
 

Tandem-repeat synthetic proteins work as proton conductors.

News
 

The award recognizes outstanding student work and supporting young researchers in the fields of materials science and biomaterials.

Comment
 

Nanoparticle surfaces play a significant role in complement activation, which is an important component of the innate immune system.

Podcast
 

Materials Today Interview with Prof Philip Demokritou from Harvard University about nanomaterial toxicology.

Comment
 

What’s coming up in biomaterials…