Glue your muscles with mussel-like glue?
N e w f o r S u r g e r y
Borrowing from chemical structure of mussels’ adhesive protein, a new bio-glue was created by Penn State University and University of Texas-Arlington bioengineers.
Thinkstock/ Hemera/fresh opened mussels close up & single blue mussel isolated on white background
If you had this new bioadhesive (injectable synthetic polymer) that works well in wet environments, what would you do with it?