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a colloidal gel in which water is the dispersion medium

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Besides physiological proteins present in the brain, the hydrogel has the synthetic adhesive molecule IKVAV.
The researchers say that the material gets its strength from its combination of polyampholyte (PA) gels--a type of firm yet elastic polymer hydrogel that is capable of holding large amounts of water--with glass fiber.
To create this novel hydrogel, the team assembled genetically-engineered proteins into molecular networks by stitching together the photoreceptor C-terminal adenosylcobalamin binding domain (CarHC) proteins at room temperature.
The analyses were carried out on gold-sputtered surfaces produced by cryogenic fracture and subsequent freeze-drying of hydrogel specimens.
Polyacrylamide (PAAm) hydrogel containing lithium chloride (LiCl) is used as the ionic hydrogel (PAAm-LiCl hydrogel), and two elastomers, polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) Sylgard 184 and 3M VHB 9469, are adopted.
ALSTA HYDROGEL is a Potassium Polyacrylate based Super Absorbent Polymer.
Based on those findings, a handful of labs are now experimenting with hydrogel treatments, including two materials that are in clinical trials.
It appears that casein-rich hydrogel microspheres may protect polyunsaturated lipids in foods and beverages, but release them after they're ingested.
Increasing awareness about the available hydrogel formulations have stimulated product-focused R&D investment to develop new hydrogel products, which is anticipated to drive the world hydrogel market during the forecast period.
Summary: Objective of the study was to synthesize a chemically cross-linked poly(hydroxyethylmethacrylate-co-methacrylic acid) hydrogel [p(HEMA-co-MAA hydrogel)] for pH-responsive, controlled drug delivery of Flurbiprofen.
For years, hydrogel products have been used safely to protect the most sensitive parts of the body as sealants and adhesion barriers, and now prostate cancer patients will also be able to benefit, said John Pedersen, chief executive officer, Augmenix.
US Patent 8,841,408 (September 23, 2014), "Macromonomers and Hydrogel Systems using Native Chemical Ligation, and Their Methods of Preparation," Phillip B Messersmith, Bi-Huang Hu, Jing Su (Northwestern Univ.
However, little research has been conducted on the effect of the photoinitiator concentration on the thermal behaviour and mechanical performance of the hydrogel scaffolds.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 31, 2014-Oculus Innovative Sciences wins CE Mark for marketing of Microcyn Atopic Dermatitis Hydrogel in Europe
M2 PHARMA-October 31, 2014-Oculus Innovative Sciences wins CE Mark for marketing of Microcyn Atopic Dermatitis Hydrogel in Europe