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Polycarbonate is front and center at MD&M West

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 | Permalink

Global polycarbonate producers are pouring significant resources into the medical market, which they view as an important growth area. Bayer MaterialScience, Sabic Innovative Plastics and Styron (the former Dow polycarbonate business) have a strong presence at this week’s MD&M West show in Anaheim, CA, and are exhibiting several new products and applications. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  MD&M Bayer Material Science polycarbonate read more

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Silver nanoparticles in hydrogels emerge as new antimicrobials

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 | Permalink

  An Indian research group says it has developed a promising new antimicrobial additive based on silver nanoparticles (AgNPs). The first commercial application may be polymer-silver nanocomposite films for wound dressing applications. “AgNPs combined with polymeric hydrogels offer a new class of materials that combine the antimicrobial properties of AgNPs with the human-tissue-like performance of hydrogels,” said lead author Sunil Bajpai, a polymer science PhD at the Government Model Science College in Jabalpur, India. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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HowStuffWorks "How Human Cloning Will Work"

Monday, December 3rd, 2012 | Permalink

… text to properly cite this HowStuffWorks article: Bonsor, Kevin, and Cristen Conger. “How Human Cloning Will Work” 02 April 2001. HowStuffWorks.com. 05 December 2012.

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Abbott Board of Directors Approves Separation of AbbVie and …

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 | Permalink

… to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) having declared effective AbbVie's Registration Statement on Form 10, as amended, which AbbVie has filed with the SEC and is available at http ://www.abbottinvestor.com. … Abbott will be one of the largest science-based healthcare companies with diversified market-leading offerings in diagnostics, medical devices , nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals – all aligned with favorable healthcare trends.

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Scientists Invent Vanishing Electronics That Dissolve in the Body …

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 | Permalink

Tags medical device , electronics, waste, transient electronics, science. Scientists have created ultra-thin electronic devices that can “melt away” in the body once their job is done. (Photo : Beckman Institute, University of Illinois …

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