Antioxidants found in coffee get more effective in non-polar environments.
Prof. Peter Fratzl and co-workers analyzed the structure of spider fangs to gain a better understanding of chitin-based biomaterials.
Researchers demonstrate learning in a memristive device.
Spider silk shows intriguing properties for cell culture. Now, researchers try to find the ideal scaffolds for applications in the field of...
Inaugural recipient honored for exceptional achievement at the interface of materials and biology.
N-Carboxyanhydride ring-opening polymerization enables the controlled generation of numerous distinctive block copolypeptides possessing potential biomedical applicability.
MIT Professor Ali Khademhosseini is the third winner of the Pl-IUPAC Award for Creativity in Applied Polymer Science or Polymer Technology.
Biomedical Materials and Applications: A virtual issue of research from Advanced Healthcare Materials and Biotechnology Journal.
A biopsy is a painful and scarring but often unavoidable procedure. Now, scientists have reported promising results of autofluorescence and reflectance measurements...
We speak to University of Alberta Professor Ravin Narain about his polymeric and nano-materials research, and what it might for the future...