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Contact: Catherine Hockmuth
University of California - San Diego


Caption: UC San Diego bioengineers have developed smart, self-healing hydrogels with far-reaching applications including medial sutures, targeted drug delivery, industrial sealants and self-healing plastics.

Credit: Joshua Knoff, UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering.

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