Researchers leverage rare iron mineral found in “wandering meatloaf” mollusk teeth for 3D printing bioinks

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Researchers from Northwestern University have discovered a rare type of iron mineral in mollusk teeth that has previously only been observed in rocks. The mineral, Santabarbaraite, was found in the stylus – a long, hollow structure that connects a tooth to a soft membrane – in a Cryptochiton stelleri mollusk, also known as the “wandering […]
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