The biomanufacturing platform uses bursting bacteria and a shrinking capsule to produce targeted proteins
Process could enable biomanufacturing of 1 billion pounds of spandex each year
Spiders weave amazing creations from self-made materials human engineers envy. Witness a delicate web covered in rain droplets. How does the arachnid build a structure that’s simultaneously feather-light, incredibly strong, more elastic than nylon and moisture-proof?