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nanosheets

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Plastic-wrap-like nanosheets block infection from burn wounds

A new biomaterial clings to all the curves and wrinkles of the human body to help keep bacteria out of difficult-to-treat wounds.

By August 11, 2014

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Fighting foot funk one nanosheet at a time

Researchers in Shanghai have engineered super-thin sheets of graphene oxide paper that could be used as antibacterial material in shoes, bandages, and food packaging.

By July 21, 2010

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Could electronically controlled drugs reduce side effects?

Researchers say they can zap implants with electrical currents to release specific amounts of medication to targeted areas of the body.

By February 5, 2014

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Plastic surgery is about to get a makeover

Scientists in Japan unveil ultrathin, biodegradable nanosheets that bind tissue together without leaving a scar.

By August 7, 2009