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Silktap converts silkworm cocoons into a liquid that serves as a key material input driving innovations in tissue engineering, drug delivery, and other biomedical fields. Cambridge,
Like silkworm moths, butterflies and spiders, caddisfly larvae spin silk, but they do so underwater instead on dry land.
There is a growing need for biocompatible photonic components for biomedical applications â€“ from in vivo glucose monitoring to detecting harmful viruses or the telltale markers of Alzheimer's.
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