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New Bio-Adhesive Polymer Demonstrated in JoVE

Posted on 11/16/2012 5:58:47 PM. By Science Codex

Researchers from the University of New South Wales in Australia have developed SurgiLux, a chitosan-based laser-activated bio-adhesive po...

  

3M Debuts New Proprietary Adhesive Formulation

Posted on 11/14/2012 7:36:27 PM. By Azom.com

3M has debuted Modified Synthetic Rubber (MSR) adhesives, which offer the advantages of natural rubber adhesive but with less cost. MSR i...

  

A New Laser-Activated Bio-Adhesive Polymer

Posted on 11/14/2012 7:35:21 PM. By Plastemart.com

An adhesive polymer based on chitin was recently developed at the University of New South Wales. Chitin is a structural carbohydrate that...

  

Basque Nanotechnology to Inoculate Insulin by Means of an Adhesive Bandage on the Cheek

Posted on 11/14/2012 7:34:05 PM. By Nano Werk

As the biotechnology sector grows and innovates, adhesives are being used in new ways and combined with the latest developments.  Cu...

  

Injectable Foam Sealant for Severe Emphysema

Posted on 11/7/2012 8:21:24 PM. By Debbie Nicholson; Allvoices

Emphysema is a potentially debilitating disease of the lungs that results in over 500,000 deaths each year.  In a person with emphys...

  

iPad Mini Teardown: Tiny Screws, Lots of Adhesive

Posted on 11/7/2012 8:20:28 PM. By Christina Bonnington ; www.wired.com

Even before the iPad mini was released on November 2nd people were already taking it apart to have a peek inside. iFixit was able to get ...

  

A Better Bandage: No More Ouch

Posted on 11/7/2012 8:17:54 PM. By Larry Blue; Time Health & Family

For many people ripping off a medical bandage can be painful. However for certain groups, particularly people with delicate skin, the con...

  

UC Scientific Research into Possibilities of NZ Seaweed

Posted on 10/31/2012 4:59:05 PM. By University of Canterbury

On a trip to the New Zealand coast, Dr. Simone Dimartino from UC’s Biomolecular Interaction Centre noticed how seaweed could stick ...

  

Mixing It Up: Bayer MaterialScience Polyurethanes Help Toughen Up Epoxy Adhesives

Posted on 10/31/2012 4:56:25 PM. By PR.com

At Bayer MaterialScience LLC, Dr. Jay A. Johnston has been focused on strengthening epoxy adhesives. Traditional epoxies are brittle adhe...

  

Here’s to Hoping Geckskin (Biomimmetic Gecko-Based Tape) Sticks Around

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:39:53 PM. By www.core77.com

It has been more than five years since the first buzz about gecko-based biomimetic adhesives. Geckel got early attention as a product bas...