New development marks an important step towards future progress on sustainable medicine. Researchers from Japan have developed a novel, low-cost hydrogel using a component found in seaweed, achieving physical properties completely different from those of conventional hydrogels.

New development marks an important step towards future progress on sustainable medicine. Researchers from Japan have developed a novel, low-cost hydrogel using a component found in seaweed, achieving physical properties completely different from those of conventional hydrogels.