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Soon, synthetic spider silk that`s five times stronger than steel

Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 15:56

Synthetic spider silk that`s five times stronger than steel speeding toward commercial reality.

Genetic spider silk could lead to stroger fibres

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 03, 2012, 18:18

Scientists have genetically engineered silkworms to make artificial spider silk, a breakthrough that could lead to the development of stronger fibres for textiles, bandages.

Silk protein boosts e-book efficiency: Scientists

Last Updated: Sunday, March 06, 2011, 13:52

Silk fibroin can be used in transistors, which are used in e-paper, and increase their efficiency.

Rajouri coming up as `silkworm rearing` district of J&K

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 14:15

The border district of Rajouri is coming up as "silkworm rearing" district with high potential in sericulture of Jammu and Kashmir.