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Biomaterials news, March 2018

Combining bacterial cellulose with two common minerals offers an effective scaffolding material for repairing bones.

Polyurethane/black phosphorous composite is a biodegradable, remotely trigged shape memory polymer.

Find out about the winners of this year's Frank Isakson Prize for Optical Effects in Solids.

Free recipe could open field of biomimetic nanoparticles.

New biosensors could support personalized medicine – including in developing countries.

Wearable non-invasive sensors could allow continuous and convenient glucose-monitoring in diabetes.

Replacing single-use plastics with recyclable bio-plastics will stop the planet from drowning in waste.

A novel method for producing various albumin-based gels could allow them to be developed as implants for delivering drugs over extended periods.

Nanoparticle-decorated bioactive glass provides a scaffold for bone regrowth and the capacity for photothermal treatment to target tumor cells.

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