Engineered proteins stick like glue–even in water

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09/23/2014 11:13 AM EDT

adhesion between the silica tip Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers find new adhesives based on mussel proteins could be useful for naval or medical applications.

Full story at http://newsoffice.mit.edu/2014/new-adhesives-stick-in-water-0921

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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