Creating Biomedical Technologies to Improve Health

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June 1, 2015

The Medical Wonders of Worm Spit

In this Science Friday video, NIBIB grantee David Kaplan, Ph.D., Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Tufts University, talks about how his lab is using silk to create new biomaterials such as dissolvable screws, spongy surfaces for growing cells, and new biosensors. Watch the video at Science Friday .

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Biomaterials