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Penn State Cooks Up Ouchless Bandages Made of Edible Starch

Posted on 5/9/2012 2:22:56 PM. By PC World; Lee, Kevin

Penn State researchers are developing a bandage based on an adhesive made of starch, which could simply melt over time into nutritious gl...

  

Mussels Inpire Biocompatible Adhesive with Amazing Properties

Posted on 5/9/2012 2:15:25 PM. By AZoM

Researchers from Mainz have been inspired by mussel adhesive proteins to create a new adhesive that can be debonded on demand. Modern adh...

  

A New Wrinkle in Solar Panel Power

Posted on 5/9/2012 2:06:49 PM. By Photonics.com

Cheap, flexible solar cells developed by Princeton University engineers can boost electricity generation by 47 percent thanks to wrinkles...

  

Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives Dress Wounds

Posted on 4/20/2012 3:42:48 PM. By Ann R. Thryft; Design News

Wound dressings that stick to the skin can be made from pressure-sensitive adhesives that have traditionally been used in food applicatio...

  

Bayer Appoints New Regional Account Manager for Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties Business

Posted on 4/5/2012 6:17:26 PM. By ASC

Bayer Appoints New Regional Account Manager for Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties Business PR.com (03/05/12) Bayer MaterialScience has a...

  

Bioengineers Develop Self-Healing Hydrogel Material

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:47:41 PM. By ASC

Bioengineers from the University of California, San Diego have developed a self-healing hydrogel material. The material creates a bond th...

  

JumpStart Invests $250,000 in ADAP Nanotech After University of Akron Discovers Gecko Feet Adhesive

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:46:52 PM. By ASC

In light of research completed on gecko feet adhesive, Cleveland-based JumpStart invested $250,000 in the adhesive properties researchers...

  

Spider Silk-Inspired Biomedical Thread

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:45:35 PM. By ASC

Researchers at University of Akron are working with spider webs to develop sutures with embeddable drugs for wound healing. Writing in a ...

  

Nanotechnology Makes Better Glues

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:44:50 PM. By ASC

Israeli researchers from the Weizmann Institute of Science and Schenkar Engineering have enhanced the structure of epoxy glue with nanote...

  

Scientists Develop Super-Adhesive

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:43:39 PM. By Jessica Berman

A team of scientists have used synthetic materials to mimic the skin and tendons of gecko feet, creating super-thin pad that can stick a ...