special gelatin

special gelatin

[′spesh·əl ′jel·ət·ən]
(materials)
The brand name of a series of ammonia-gelatin-type dynamites used in open-pit mining, underground metal mining, quarrying, and construction.
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Hammond and former graduate student Anita Shukla (now a postdoctoral researcher at Rice University) used the technology to develop a coating that contains thrombin, a clotting agent found in blood, that they applied to a special gelatin sponge manufactured by Denmark-based company Ferrosan Medical Devices A/S.
The researchers whipped up a special gelatin foam, which evolved slowly enough to allow them to use a medical MRI spectrometer to capture a sequence of images of the foam's interior.
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