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”Non-swellable” Hydrogel Without Mechanical Hysteresis : Doctoral student Hiroyuki Kamata, Professor Ung-il Chung and Research Associate Takamasa Sakai, Department of Bioengineering

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have reported "nonswellable" hydrogels that retain their original shape and mechanical strength under physiological conditions.
The hydrogel reported herein may be used to form scaffolds for cells in regenerative medicine.