Among other advantages.
Among other advantages, the adhesive could release with drugs for when the biorubber degrades infused Further. The elasticity and degradation rate of biorubber tunable, as well as the pillars Landscape This means that the new be customized to be customized to be the right elasticity, resilience and grip for different medical applications have.
The work will be in the 18th February online issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Without is a great need for a tape-based medical adhesive, said Karp. For example, a surgical adhesive tape from this new material and close the wrap intestine after the removal of a diseased or after a segment gastric bypass procedure. It could also patch a hole caused by an ulcer. Because potential application and unfolded, it has. A potential application in minimally invasive surgical procedures, which are to be sewn they are carried out they are carried out by a very small incision. (more…)