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Water-gel-based ‘artificial leaves’ that produce electricity


September 25th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): North Carolina State University researchers have shown that water-gel-based "artificial leaves" can act like solar cells to produce electricity.They also have the potential to be less expensive ... Read more...

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Snails’ natural glue can be used to develop better surgical adhesives


May 3rd, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Researchers at Ithaca College, US, have shed new light on the nature of the adhesive mechanism that snails use to attach themselves onto slippery surfaces, which could lead ... Read more...

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Gel-like material hints at oral insulin pill for diabetics


April 23rd, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
London, April 23 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Texas at Austin, US have reported the development of a gel-like material that could help quicken the long-awaited advent of insulin that ... Read more...

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Flexible, resilient gel may replace damaged cartilage


March 13th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by admin
London, March 13 (ANI): US researchers are investigating whether a flexible, resilient gel has the potential to be used as artificial cartilage to repair ailing joints. The water-based gel is made ... Read more...

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Microvascular system that nourishes engineered tissues developed


November 14th, 2007 - 1:52 am ICT by admin
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