biomaterial

New 'nano-reactor' to produce hydrogen biofuel

Scientists have created a cheap and highly efficient biomaterial that catalyses the formation of hydrogen, an advance that may lead to new environmentally friendly ways of producing biofuel.

Jan 05, 2016, 14:12 PM IST

Coming, clothes made of slaughterhouse waste

 In a first, a Swiss researcher has found a novel method to produce high-quality fibre from gelatine - a natural biomaterial derived from collagen which is obtained from various animal by-products.

Jul 30, 2015, 17:33 PM IST

Coming, bone substitute without toxins

A team of researchers at National Polytechnic Institute (NPI) in France, have found that Hydroxylapatite - medullar component of the bone - when obtained synthetically and `giving` it some characteristics, could be used as a bone substitute.

Jan 02, 2014, 12:05 PM IST

New anti-wrinkle biomaterial mimics human tissue

It was created using a new biofabrication platform and will be more compatible with native human tissue.

May 30, 2011, 17:31 PM IST

New anti-wrinkle biomaterial mimics human tissue

It was created using a new biofabrication platform and will be more compatible with native human tissue.

May 30, 2011, 00:00 AM IST