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New wood nanofiber biomaterial steals strength record from spider silk

May 10, 2018View for printing

Spider silk has long held the title of strongest natural biomaterial, so scientists have been trying to harness it, mimic it and even improve on the recipe for years. Now, researchers at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology have developed a new biomaterial out of wood nanofibers that steals the strength record.

Michael Irving

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