Developing increasingly lighter and stronger alloys for engineering applications is an ongoing - and never ending - endeavour of materials scientists.
Researchers have created an antimicrobial polymer coating for leather that is both economical and environmentally friendly.
Nanoscale vesicles made from different block copolymers and functionalized with heparin represent a new design concept for polymer-based nanomimics.
A nanomimics concept based on block copolymer vesicles is evaluated with regard to molecular factors influencing antimalarial activity.
The use of micromechanical methods to reproduce and quantify tooth wear is reviewed and summarized
Silver(I) metallogels with nanotube and nanofiber structures show strong antibiotic properties.
Special issue on state-of-the-art analytical techniques available to researchers working with plasma deposition and modification of organic coatings.
Researchers launch new medical technology project investigating a cmposite structure made of silicone rubber for use as a cruciate ligament implant.
Researchers turn hydrogels into biocompatible optical fibers that can be functionalized for medical applications beyond endoscopy.
Dr. Mehdi Jorfi and Prof. E. Johan Foster review the applications of nanocellulose in various biomedical applications.