Radiopaque glue can seal wounds and guide surgery

Researchers in Korea have developed a nanoparticle-based surgical glue that can be used in place of stitches to close wounds, and which is visible on a range of medical scans.   (Credit: IBS) TSN, which has a shell made of silica (SiO2) and a core of radiopaque tantalum oxide (TaOx), has been created by scientists … Continue reading Radiopaque glue can seal wounds and guide surgery