Contact: Catherine Hockmuth
University of California - San Diego
Caption: Bioengineering Ph.D. student Ameya Phadke stretches two bonded hydrogels, demonstrating the strength of their bond.
Credit: Joshua Knoff, UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering
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