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Contact: Catherine Hockmuth
chockmuth@ucsd.edu
858-822-1359
University of California - San Diego

Hydrogels

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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Related news release: Smart, self-healing hydrogels open far-reaching possibilities in medicine, engineering


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