News on transgenic silks

October 1, 2010 § Leave a comment

This just in from Oscillator:

There was some big news yesterday in transgenic silk from Notre Dame and the University of Wyoming, where scientists have genetically engineered silkworms to produce silk that is a mixture of spider silk and the regular silkworm stuff.

Now read on

see also yesterday’s post for a recently discovered extra-extra-strong spider silk.

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