Attacking bacteria with shark skin-inspired surfaces

Posted by on June 13, 2018 3:37 pm
Categories: Top News

Sharks are often the subject of TV specials or news stories focusing on their attacks on humans. But scientists are finding that sharks could inspire a new type of surface that would attack bacteria, helping humans instead of hurting them. Researchers have designed a coating that is infused with antimicrobial agents and has the patterned diamond-like texture of shark skin.

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