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Spider silk: a sticky solution to traditional sutures

In a flash of arachnid inspiration, researchers have copied the structure of spider silk to develop a double-sided tape which can tightly bind flesh tissues in mere seconds. The tape could eventually be used in the place of surgical sutures or to implant medical devices – so what is it made from, and how does it work?


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