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Octopus inspires S. Korea 'breakthrough' adhesive patch

Octopus inspires S. Korea 'breakthrough' adhesive patch
The clinging power of octopus tentacles has inspired a breakthrough new adhesive patch that works on wet and oily surfaces with potentially huge medical and industrial uses, according to South Korean researchers. Octopuses are among the most intelligent and behaviourally diverse of all invertebrates, but it was their extreme strength that attracted the interest of the research team from Sungkyunkwan University. 'Two years ago, we bought an octopus from a Lotte Supermarket, put its suction cups under a microscope and analyzed how they worked,' researcher Sangyul Baik told AFP.
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