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Tufts University

Nanofabrication Using Silk

Caption: At Tufts University School of Engineering, optical-grade silk fibroin aqueous solution, obtained from the cocoons of the Bombyx mori caterpillar, was placed on a substrate and spin-coated to form a silk film. Both positive and negative resists were formed and developed using water.

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