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  • Article - 29 Jul 2002
    Synthetic spiders silk has finally been produced after many attempts. The properties of this material are extremely desirable. The production method involving transgenic animal technology is outined,...
  • Article - 4 Feb 2013
    Spider silk is a protein fibre spun by spiders. The spider silk is an extraordinary biological polymer that can be linked to collagen found in human skin and bone; however, it has a much more complex...
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    Established in 1977, Mecmesin is a global brand renowned worldwide for delivering reliable, affordable and innovative force, materials, and torque testing equipment for quality...
  • News - 22 Jun 2022
    Silk cultivation has been carried out for centuries with the help of domesticated silkworms. However, it has been hard to commercially bulk produce spider silk as a result of their cannibalistic...
  • News - 31 Oct 2006
    In a study published in the November issue of the Journal of Experimental Biology, Gareth H. McKinley, professor of mechanical engineering, and colleagues examined how spiders spin their native silk...
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    KLA Instruments encompasses a broad portfolio of surface metrology and defect inspection solutions within the KLA Corporation. KLA Instruments is divided into the Labs group of primarily benchtop...
  • News - 28 Jan 2013
    Scientists at ASU are celebrating their recent success on the path to understanding what makes the fiber that spiders spin – weight for weight - at least five times as strong as piano wire. They...
  • News - 7 Aug 2014
    Spider silk is an impressive material; lightweight and stretchy yet stronger than steel. But the challenge that spiders face to produce this substance is even more formidable. Silk proteins, called...
  • Article - 18 Jul 2017
    A depth of expertise in the fields of Zoology, Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Genetics, Biochemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology can be found in the School of Life Sciences within...
  • News - 3 Aug 2022
    In a paper recently published in the journal Materials, researchers demonstrated the preparation and efficiency of a fibroin bioadhesive derived from spider-web silk with a layer of tannic acid...