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Steering Phase-separated Droplets to Control Mechanical Properties of Supramolecular Peptide Hydrogels

Researchers have explored strategies to control the mechanical properties of hydrogels by using the liquid-liquid phase separation mediated self-assembly principle without changing the chemical composition of hydrogels.


Researchers Develop Biodegradable, Biorecyclable Glass

Researchers has developed a family of eco-friendly glass of biological origin fabricated from biologically derived amino acids or peptides. The proposed glass is biodegradable and biorecyclable.


Multifunctional Hydrogel Electrode Helps to Collect High-quality Electroencephalography Signals

Researchers have developed a multifunctional hydrogel electrode with excellent conductivity, adhesion, and anti-interference properties, which can achieve high-quality wireless collection of prefrontal EEG signals.

  • Jan-Christer Janson
  • Robin D. Rogers
  • Jan C.M. van Hest

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