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Our wood fiber substrate makes production easier and more reliable for growers

Soilless cultivation has developed rapidly in China in recent years, and more and more growers have chosen substrate cultivation. Florentaise, a French leader in formula-based substrates, entered the Chinese market in 2015 and established a joint venture, Fulan Agriculture, in China. Recently, Liang Jinfu, general manager of Fulan Agricultural Company, shared some information about the […]

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Aramid Fiber Market by Type, Application, and Region

DUBLIN, April 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Aramid Fiber Market by Type (Para-Aramid Fiber, Meta-Aramid Fiber), Application (Safety & Protection, Friction Materials, Industrial Filtration, Optical Fibers, Rubber Reinforcement, Tire Reinforcement), Region – Global Forecast up to ‘in 2026’ report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The Aramid Fiber Market is Expected to Reach $6.3 […]

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Florasophy sees fiber as medicine

Portland, Ore., April 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PORTLAND, OR., April 7, 2022 — Florasophy, a collection of clinician-developed organic soluble fiber blends, has launched in Portland, Oregon. Founded by female entrepreneurs, Florasophy offers three different formulas with a specific combination of soluble fiber to meet individual digestive needs, including Loosen Up™, Firm Up™ and […]

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Not all dietary fiber is created equal: grains, but not fruit or vegetable fiber, help inflammation

Researchers from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and their colleagues assessed whether dietary fiber intake was associated with decreased inflammation in older adults and whether fiber was inversely linked to cardiovascular disease. The results showed that total fiber, and more specifically grain fiber, but not fruit or vegetable fiber, was consistently associated […]

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Could we make cars from petroleum residues?

By David L. Chandler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology April 1, 2022 A new way to make carbon fiber could turn refinery byproducts into high-value, ultralight structural materials for cars, planes and spacecraft. As the world strives to improve the efficiency of cars and other vehicles to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve the range of […]

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Recycled Carbon Fiber Market by Type, Source, End-Use Industry and Region

DUBLIN, March 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Recycled Carbon Fiber Market by Type (Chopped Recycled Carbon Fiber, Ground Recycled Carbon Fiber), Source (Aerospace Waste, Automotive Waste), End-Use Industry, and Region (North America, EuropeAPAC, MEA and Latin America) – Forecast until 2026″ report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global recycled carbon fiber […]

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Fiber optic connector: the 2022 market is booming worldwide

Fiber Optic Connectors Market 2022 this report is included with the Analysis of the impact of the COVID19 epidemic key points influencing market growth. Further, the fiber optic connector market (By Major Key Players, By Types, By Applications and Major Regions) Segments Outlook, Business Assessment, Competition Scenario, Trends and Forecast through the coming year. The […]

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The basalt fiber market size will reach USD 533.3 million in 2028

NEW YORK, March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The basalt fiber market the size should reach $533.3 million in 2028 and register a revenue CAGR of 10.4% over the forecast period, according to the latest Reports and Data report. The continued growth of the construction industry is one of the major drivers of basalt fiber market […]

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Global and Chinese Carbon Fiber Industry Report 2021

DUBLIN, March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global and Chinese Carbon Fiber Industry Report 2021-2026” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. As a new material with good mechanical properties, carbon fiber has both the intrinsic properties of carbon materials, and the flexibility and machinability of textile fiber. In combination with base materials like […]

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Fiber-printed sensor for label-free detection of bacteria

Innovation Fiber-printed sensor for label-free detection of bacteria Research, fiber optics and 3D printing in new techniques to fight old enemies Posted: Wednesday, March 23, 2022 – 12:01 PM AAccording to the World Health Organization (WHO), antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to health, food security and development in the world today. This […]

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Global Medical Composites Market to 2030 – by Fiber Type, Application and Region – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Medical Composites Market by Fiber Type and Application: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2030” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global medical composites market is forecast to be worth $0.9 billion in 2020 and is projected to reach $2.1 billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 9.0% from […]

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Fiber Laser in Medical Applications Market Size, Share, Growth, Analysis, Trends and Forecasts Research Report by 2028

Reports and data The market size of fiber laser in medical applications has witnessed significant growth in 2020 and is expected to register a robust revenue CAGR during the forecast period. NEW YORK, NY, USA, March 16, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Reports and Data added a new report title Global Fiber laser in the medical application […]

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The global recycled carbon fiber market size is expected to grow from USD 126 million in 2021 to USD 222 million by 2026, at a CAGR of 12.0%

ReportLinker during the forecast period. These materials exhibit excellent properties such as high strength and modulus, low density, dimensional stability and low thermal expansion. However, the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on all end-use industries has negatively affected the recycled carbon fiber market. New York, March 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the […]

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Best Fiber Optic Lights of 2022

This list is about the best fiber optic lights. We’ll do our best to make sure you understand this list of Best Fiber Optic Lights. I hope you like this list Best Fiber Optic Lights. So let’s start: About the Best Fiber Optic Lights Fiber optic lighting uses optical fibers (flexible glass or plastic fibers) […]

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Fiber Optic Patch Cord SC to SC Singlemode OS1 Simplex SM 9/125 Yellow LSZH fiber optic patch cord, SC patch cord UPC fiber optic patch cord sc patch cord

Model number SC/UPC Mark DYS/OEM Origin China small orders Accepted Key Specs/ Special Features: Fiber optic patch cord SC to SC single mode OS1 simplex SM 9/125 yellow fiber optic patch cord LSZH 1. The fiber optic patch cord is available in singlemode and multimode versions.2. Both singlemode and multimode fiber optic patch cords come […]

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The global ceramic fiber industry is expected to reach $3.9 billion by 2030

DUBLIN, March 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Ceramic Fiber Market, By Product, By Material, By Shape, By Thickness, By Application, By Distribution Channel, By Industry Estimate & Forecast, 2017 – 2030” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global ceramic fiber market held a market value of $1,737.7 million in 2021 and […]

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Polyplastics Unveils New PLASTRO(R) LFT (Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics) Made of Regenerated Cellulose for Lighter Weight and Increased Strength

TOKYO, March 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Polyplastics Group has announced the introduction of PLASTRON(R) LFT (Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastic Resins) which are made of specially formulated regenerated cellulose fibers. The environmentally friendly CHEST(R) LFT offers weight reduction and mechanical strength, allowing manufacturers to reduce their carbon footprint and meet today’s sustainability needs. Photo:https://kyodonewsprwire.jp/prwfile/release/M100475/202203018021/_prw_PI1fl_6S5bs2Es.png Environmentally friendly […]

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Recycled Carbon Fiber Market Worth $222 Million by 2026

CHICAGO, March 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — According to the new market research report “recycled carbon fiber market by type (chopped recycled carbon fiber, shredded recycled carbon fiber), source (aerospace waste, automotive waste), end-use industry and region (North America, EuropeAPAC, MEA and Latin America) – Global forecast to 2026”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the global recycled carbon […]

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COLUMN: Sound the fiber alarm! Most of us need it in our diet

There are plenty of health factors to keep in mind during the diet day: calories, carbs, protein, saturated fat, vitamins and minerals, to name a few. Forgot the fibers? Lots of people do. “We’ve known it forever and it needs to be rediscovered all the time,” said Joanne Slavin, a professor of food science and […]

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Pain intensity in diabetic neuropathy correlates with loss of corneal nerve fibers

According to the results of the study published in the European Journal of Neurology. Patients (n=118) with diabetes and healthy control participants (n=38) underwent assessment of clinical, neurological, and ophthalmic characteristics. The study population was stratified by severity of neuropathic pain and clinical differences were compared. Participants in the control group, patients with no pain […]

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Their novel computer-aided approach simultaneously derives the best macrostructure and locally optimized microscopic fiber densities

Fiber-reinforced composites (FRC), which are engineered materials comprising rigid fibers embedded in a flexible matrix, typically have a constant fiber radius which limits their performance. Now, researchers at the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology in Korea have developed an AI-aided design scheme of FRC structures with spatially varying optimal fiber sizes, making FRCs lighter […]

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A diet high in fiber may reduce the risk of dementia

We always hear that we should eat more fiber. It is known to be vitally important for a healthy digestive system and also has cardiovascular benefits like lowering cholesterol. Now, evidence is emerging that fiber is also important for a healthy brain. In a new study published this month in the journal Nutritional neuroscienceresearchers in […]

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Uni-Directional (UD) Tape Market by Fiber, Resin, End-Use Industry and Region – Global Forecast to 2026

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Unidirectional (UD) Tapes Market by Fiber (Glass, Carbon), Resin (Thermoplastic, Thermoset), End-Use Industry (Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Sports & Leisure) and Region (North America, Europe, Asia- Pacific) – Global Forecast to 2026″ report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The UD Tape Market is expected to grow from USD 194 Million in […]

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Fiber optic cables can produce high resolution underground maps

https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL096503“width=”800” height=”450″/> A series of earthquakes and aftershocks shook the Ridgecrest area of ​​Southern California in 2019. Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS) using fiber optic cables enables high-resolution subsurface imagery, which may explain the amplification observed at the site of the earthquakes. Credit: Yang et al., 2022, https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL096503 The amount of ground movement during an earthquake […]

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Commercial Fiber Optic Connectors Market Research Report, Future Trends, Demand, Regional Analysis and Forecast 2028 – Instant Interview

“ The Global Commercial Fiber Optic Connectors Market 2021 published by Global Market Vision takes a holistic approach to study the key trends influencing the growth of this industry. Global Market Vision added a new statistical data titled commercial fiber optic connector market which gives the detailed statistics about the market industries and their framework. […]

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Lyocell Fiber Market 2022-27: Size, Trends, Key Players, Growth and Opportunities

According to IMARC Group’s latest report, titled “Lyocell Fiber Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity, and Forecast 2022-2027”, the global lyocell fiber market reached a value of US$1.13 billion in 2021. Looking ahead, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$1.71 billion by 2027, with a CAGR of 6. 97% in 2022-2027. Lyocell […]

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Most of us need it in our diet

There are plenty of health factors to keep in mind as we navigate the diet day: calories, carbs, protein, saturated fat, vitamins, and minerals, to name a few. Forgot the fibers? Lots of people do. “We’ve known this forever, and it needs to be rediscovered all the time,” said Joanne Slavin, a professor of food […]

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Most people need it in their diet

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public domain There are plenty of health factors to keep in mind as we navigate the diet day: calories, carbs, protein, saturated fat, vitamins, and minerals, to name a few. Forgot the fibers? Lots of people do. “We’ve known this forever, and it needs to be rediscovered all the time,” said Joanne Slavin, […]

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Sound the fiber alarm! Most of us need it in our diet

There are plenty of health factors to keep in mind during the diet day: calories, carbs, protein, saturated fat, vitamins and minerals, to name a few. Forgot the fibers? Lots of people do. “We’ve known this forever, and it needs to be rediscovered all the time,” said Joanne Slavin, a professor of food science and […]

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AHA News: Sound the fiber alarm! Most of us need it in our diet | Health and medicine

News from the American Heart Association THURSDAY, January 27, 2022 (American Heart Association News) — There are plenty of health factors to keep in mind as we navigate the diet day: calories, carbs, protein, saturated fat, vitamins and minerals, to name a few. name that a little. Forgot the fibers? Lots of people do. “We’ve […]

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AHA News: Sound the fiber alarm! Most of us need it in our diet | Houses

THURSDAY, January 27, 2022 (American Heart Association News) — There are plenty of health factors to keep in mind as we navigate the diet day: calories, carbs, protein, saturated fat, vitamins and minerals, to name a few. name that a little. Forgot the fibers? Lots of people do. “We’ve known this forever, and it needs […]

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AHA News: Sound the fiber alarm! Most of us need it in our diet | Health info

Per the American Heart Association News, health day reporter (Health Day) THURSDAY, January 27, 2022 (American Heart Association News) — There are plenty of health factors to keep in mind as we navigate the diet day: calories, carbs, protein, saturated fat, vitamins and minerals, to name a few. name a few. Forgot the fibers? Lots […]

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Fiberglass Mesh Market Growth, Segmentation, and Competitive Analysis 2021 2028 – The Oxford Spokesperson

Global fiberglass mesh market research is an intelligence report with meticulous efforts undertaken to study the correct and valuable information. The data that has been reviewed takes into account both existing top players and upcoming competitors. The business strategies of key players and new industries entering the market are studied in detail. A well-explained SWOT […]

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Researchers say individualized fiber recommendations may soon be possible

The new research was conducted by researchers from the Department of Gastroenterology at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. The research was published in the journal Intestinewho is one of British medical journalpublications. The researchers noted that the amount of data available on different fibers has exploded in recent years. Decades ago, it was known that […]

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Hollow Fiber Filtration Market Size Will Reach USD 881.53 Million in 2028 | Reports and data

Rising inclination towards continuous manufacturing, rapid growth in the biologics market, and increasing growth opportunities in the biopharmaceutical sector are key factors driving the growth of the market New York, January 13, 2021 – The Global hollow fiber filtration market the size is expected to reach USD 881.53 million in 2028 at a CAGR of […]

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How to get fiber in Ark: Survival Evolved

How players can collect fibers by hand in Ark: Survival Evolved at the start of the game to craft clothes, shelters, tools, and more. In the open world, action-adventure game Ark: survival has evolved, players can hunt, tame, craft and harvest a wide variety of items. However, it is difficult to progress to higher level […]

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Retinal lower nerve fiber layer thickness linked to late-life depression

Lower retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness is associated with an increased risk of clinically relevant depressive symptoms and more depressive symptoms over time, according to the results of a study published in Open JAMA Network. Neurodegeneration in various regions of the brain can cause multiple symptoms associated with late onset depression, including mood, cognitive, […]

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Global Cellulose Fiber Market Forecast 2021-2026: Lenzing, Birla Cellulose and Kelheim Fibers Dominate – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The report “Cellulose Fiber Market – Forecasts from 2021 to 2026” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The Cellulose Fiber market is valued at US $ 33.003 billion for the year 2019 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.53% to reach the market size of US $ […]

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MIT engineers produce the world’s longest flexible fiber lithium-ion battery

Through David L. Chandler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology December 21, 2021 This underwater drone is powered by a 20-meter-long fiber battery that is wound on its surface. Credit: Courtesy of the researchers The rechargeable battery can be woven and washed, and could power fiber-based electronic devices and sensors. Researchers have developed a rechargeable lithium-ion battery […]

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The rechargeable battery can be woven and washed, and could power fiber-based electronic devices and sensors. –ScienceDaily

Researchers have developed a rechargeable lithium-ion battery in the form of an ultra-long fiber that could be woven into fabrics. The battery could enable a wide variety of portable electronic devices, and could even be used to make 3D-printed batteries in virtually any shape. The researchers envision new possibilities for autonomous communication, sensing, and computing […]

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The impact resistance of the new rubber material surpasses that of fiberglass reinforced plastic

Schematic illustration at the molecular level of SIS and i-SIS. 1 credit Thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs, sometimes called thermoplastic rubbers) are a chemically bonded combination of several polymers (“copolymer”) – usually a plastic and a rubber – that have both thermoplastic and elastomeric properties. The thermoplastic property is useful in injection molding, while the elastomeric property […]

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Inventor of magic fiber, M-TEchX signs an agreement with the BNP group to install a nanofiber plant in Dubai

The advanced production plant will be operational by the end of 2022 M-TEchX launches its patented nanofiber product “Magic Fiber” in the Middle East More than 10,000 people visit the PLANET JAPAN by M-TEchX exhibition at the Dubai Exhibition Center, EXPO 2020 Dubai. 3-day exhibition showcases key Japanese innovations, food and culture Dubai, United Arab […]

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Zoomlion Unveils Pioneering Carbon Fiber Composite Material Technology To Push Industry Towards Carbon Neutral Goal

This is the first pump truck with a carbon fiber boom completely designed and manufactured in China. It not only improved working efficiency and reduced production cost with Zoomlion’s patented and independent carbon fiber composite material fabrication and fabrication technologies, but also improved its light weight performance with innovative technology. of hybrid structure carbon fiber-metal […]

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Volonic Introduces Carbon Fiber as a Luxury Material Option for the World’s First Customizable, Free Placement Wireless Charging Solution

NEWPORT BEACH, California, December 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Volonic – a Orange County, California luxury lifestyle brand based on the fusion of innovative technologies and trendy works of art – today announced the immediate availability of carbon fiber as a luxury material option for its flagship product, the Volonic Valet 3. Offered in […]

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The polypropylene fiber market is expected to exceed $ 7 billion by 2027, according to Global Market Insights Inc.

Polypropylene fiber refers to a type of linear polymeric synthetic fiber obtained by polymerizing propylene. Due to its soft texture and high tensile and tear strength which are required for long term use, it is commonly used in the production of fabrics for automobile interiors. It also has excellent hydrophobicity, making it a stain resistant […]

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Rapid Developments in Biopharmaceuticals and Therapeutics Driving Revenue Growth of Hollow Fiber Filtration Market: Reports and Data

The increasing use of hollow fiber filters in various upstream and downstream bioprocessing units, increasing R&D activities in biologics and increasing demand for bioprocessing products are key factors which are expected to continue to drive growth. of the market NEW YORK, November 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Reports and Data released its latest report […]

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Rapid Developments in Biopharmaceuticals and Therapeutics Drive Revenue Growth of Hollow Fiber Filtration Market: Reports and Data

NEW YORK, November 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Reports and Data has released its latest report titled “hollow fiber filtration market Size, Sharing, and Analysis, by Technique (Microfiltration, Ultrafiltration, Reverse Osmosis), by Material (Polymer Ceramic), by Application (Harvest and Clarification, Concentration, Infusion), by End-Use Industry (Pharmaceutical, CRO, CMO) and By region, forecast until 2028.” According to […]

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Healable carbon fiber composite paves the way for durable, long-lasting materials – sciencedaily

Due to their high strength and light weight, carbon fiber composite materials are gradually replacing metals to advance all kinds of products and applications, from airplanes and wind turbines to golf clubs. But there is a compromise. Once damaged or compromised, the most commonly used carbon fiber materials are nearly impossible to repair or recycle. […]

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Small-fiber neuropathy on the rise in the US, but why it’s a mystery

Over the past two decades, there has been a significant increase in the number of adults in the United States with small fiber neuropathy (SFN), but in many cases, no cause can be determined. The exact reason for the increase in isolated SFNs “remains unclear,” said Christopher J. Klein, MD, of the Mayo Clinic in […]

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How UI’s smart fiber lab could overload Cook Medical devices

Alexander Gumennik, director of the Activated Systems for Fibers and Additive Manufacturing Laboratory at Indiana University, is working with Cook Medical to integrate “smart fibers,” like the ones pictured here, into medical devices. (Photo courtesy of the IU FAMES laboratory) Fortunately, it turns out that one of the world’s leading fiber-integrated sensor development programs is […]

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How long can fiber reinforced polymer support concrete structures? Scientists answer – ScienceDaily

In modern society, we find that the majority of our infrastructure (buildings, bridges, tunnels, etc.) is made of aging concrete. A recently developed cost effective method of maintaining this infrastructure is the outer coating with fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composites. But is it a temporary patch or a lasting solution? Little research has looked into […]

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Fiber Laser Market Worth $ 4,765.43 Million By 2028, Growing Demand For Fiber Lasers In Cutting Applications Creating Huge Growth Opportunity

PUNE, India, September 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – According to the Insight Partners study on “Fiber laser market to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis and Forecast – by Type, Application and Geography, the market should reach US $ 4,765.43 million by 2028 onwards US $ 2,286.16 million in 2021; it is expected […]

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Toray to Showcase Advanced Carbon Fiber, Thermoplastic and Thermoset Composite Materials at CAMX 2021 in Dallas, Texas

Toray will showcase carbon fiber and advanced thermoplastic and thermosetting composite materials at CAMX in Dallas, TX. Tweet this At the Toray booth, the focus will be on materials supporting the growing urban and advanced air mobility (UAM / AAM) market. Toray meets the challenges of this industry with high quality products that meet stringent […]

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Fairmat creates a new material based on recycled carbon fiber composite – TechCrunch

Meet Fairmat, a young French startup that wants to improve the recycling process for sophisticated composite materials. The company wants to produce new types of materials from waste materials and sell them to industrial companies. Fairmat has just raised a fundraiser of 10 million dollars (8.6 million euros) led by Singular. Various business angels also […]

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A new graphene fiber electrode could help develop advanced therapies in bioelectronic medicine

An international team of researchers from the ARC Center of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) and the University of Houston has helped advance electroceutical research for the treatment of diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, colitis and sepsis. Coating steps of extruded Pt-rGO electrodes. Item Picture The team has published their latest paper, which builds on […]

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COVID’s Assault on Medicine’s Moral Fiber

The fourth wave of COVID-19 is testing the moral fiber of American medicine. The virus has infected more than 42 million Americans and caused more than 675,000 deaths in less than 2 years. Now the Delta variant again forces us to deal with an onslaught of critically ill patients while delaying routine care and emerging […]

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The wind energy sector experienced a healthy growth rate in 2020

DUBLIN, September 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The “Fiberglass Reinforcements – A Global Market Overview” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Attributed to the downturn in the global economy and industrial activities around the world amid the impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the global fiberglass reinforcement market witnessed a significant decline in terms […]

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Simple and inexpensive method to protect carbon fiber

Yongfeng Lu. Credit: Craig Chandler | University communication For the past 50 years, manufacturers have considered carbon fiber to be a dream material: although the individual fibers are finer than a strand of human hair, they can be twisted together and fused with a matrix material to form a lightweight composite that is stronger than […]

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Fecal transplantation and fiber improve insulin in obesity

As the use of fecal microbial transplantation evolves, new research shows that a non-invasive approach – with an oral capsule formulation – combined with fiber supplementation significantly improves insulin sensitivity in people suffering from severe obesity and metabolic syndrome. “We believe this noninvasive approach will replace invasive fecal microbial transplantation,” said lead author Karen L. […]

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Global Lyocell Fiber Industry to 2029

DUBLIN, July 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The “Lyocell Fiber Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2021 to 2029” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. In 2019, the Lyocell fiber market was estimated at more than $970 million, and it is expected to increase […]

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Carbon fiber market worth $8.9 billion by 2031

CHICAGO, July 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — According to new market research report “carbon fiber market by Raw Material (PAN, Pitch), Fiber Type (Virgin, Recycled), Product Type, Modulus, Application (Composite, Non-Composite), End-Use Industry (A&D, Automotive, Wind Energy), and Region – Global forecasts to 2031″published by MarketsandMarkets™, the market is expected to rise from $3.7 billion in […]

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Fecal graft and fiber successfully treat metabolic syndrome

A clinical trial testing fecal transplants in severely obese subjects with metabolic syndrome found that the treatment was only beneficial when accompanied by non-fermentable fiber supplements. The phase 2 trial saw improvements in insulin sensitivity six weeks after a single fecal transplant. We know that our gut bacteria influence our overall health, but the big […]

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Global medical fiber optic market to reach $1.2 billion by 2026

FACTS AT A GLANCEEditing: 19; Published: January 2021 Executive commitments: 9481 Companies: 43 – Players covered include biolitec AG; Boston Scientific Society; Coherent, Inc.; Nufern; IPG Photonics Corporation; LEONI S.A.; Newport Corporation; OFS Fitel, LLC; Schott AG; Optical solar technologies; Timbercon, Inc.; Trimedyne, Inc.; Vitalcor, Inc. and others. Blanket: All major geographies and key segments […]

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MIT engineers create programmable digital fiber – with memory, sensors and AI

Researchers at MIT have created the first textile fiber with digital capabilities, ready to collect, store and analyze data using a neural network. Credit: Anna Gittelson. Photo by Roni Cnaani First, the digital fiber contains memory, temperature sensors, and a trained neural network program to infer physical activity. MIT researchers have created the first fiber […]

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Engineers create programmable fiber | MIT News

MIT researchers have created the first fiber with digital capabilities, capable of detecting, storing, analyzing and inferring activity after being sewn into a shirt. Yoel Fink, who is a professor in the Departments of Materials Science and Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, principal investigator of the Electronics Research Laboratory and lead author of the […]

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IME Medical Electrospinning Helps Shape the First Fiber-Based Medical Scaffolding Standard, Published by ASTM International

The need for standardization of fiber-based scaffolds was identified in 2019, during the workshop on Characterization of fiber-based scaffolds: challenges, progress and future directions.1. This workshop was initiated by a consortium of industry leaders such as Medtronic, academic institutes, non-profit organizations and government agencies. Following the consortium’s findings, a working group was formed, facilitated by […]

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A new design approach for manufacturing carbon fibers with optimized orientation and thickness reduces the weight of fiber-reinforced plastics

Carbon is vital for the existence of all living organisms, as it forms the basis of all organic molecules which, in turn, form the basis of all living things. While that alone is impressive enough, it has recently found surprisingly new applications in disciplines such as aerospace and civil engineering with the development of carbon […]

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Dietary fiber intake associated with reduced uremic toxins

According to a new study, dietary fiber may help reduce uremic toxins in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). In a meta-analysis of 10 randomized controlled trials (7 high quality) involving 292 patients, dietary fiber supplements significantly reduced serum levels of indoxyl sulfate, p-cresyl sulfate, urea nitrogen blood and uric acid levels by a standardized […]

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Bio-engineered hybrid muscle fiber for regenerative medicine

Muscle is the largest organ which accounts for 40% of body mass and plays a vital role in sustaining our lives. Muscle tissue is distinguished by its unique capacity for spontaneous regeneration. However, in severe injuries such as those sustained in car accidents or tumor resection that results in volumetric muscle loss (VML), the muscle’s […]

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Types of fiber and their health benefits

There are several types of fibers. Each works differently in your body and provides you with distinct health benefits. You may be familiar with the terms “soluble fiber” and “insoluble fiber,” but each of these labels contains many different types of nutrients. All types of soluble fiber slow down digestion, so it takes your body […]

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Why is fiber important for digestive health?

We hear a lot about the health benefits of protein, but too often the benefits of consuming fiber are overlooked. Everyday Health reached out to 10 digestive health experts and asked them exactly how fiber improves your digestive health (and whether it’s possible to overeat). Mark Babyatsky, MD, director of the Department of Medicine at […]

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Fiber can help you lose weight, but only one specific type

Fiber is an important nutrient that is often overlooked. Simply put, fiber refers to carbohydrates that cannot be digested by your gut. It is classified as soluble or insoluble, depending on whether it dissolves in water (soluble) or not (insoluble). Insoluble fiber primarily functions as bulking agents, adding content to your stool. In contrast, certain […]

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4 Best Fiber Supplements

Fiber is essential for healthy digestion, and high-fiber diets are linked to better heart health. High fiber food sources include: split peas Lenses Black beans Lima beans artichokes raspberries The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recommends that women aim for 25g of fiber per day and men to consume 38g. However, only 5% of the […]

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Soluble or insoluble fiber: what’s the difference?

Soluble vs Insoluble Fiber Dietary fiber is the part of plant-based foods that primarily passes through your digestive system without being broken down or digested. There are two types of fiber: soluble fiber and insoluble fiber. Soluble fiber dissolves in water and includes vegetable pectin and gums. Insoluble fiber does not dissolve in water. It […]