Top 50 Articles of 2016: Materials Chemistry and Nanoscience

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An adhesive elastomeric supramolecular polyurethane healable at body temperature

Antonio Feula, Xuegang Tang, Ioannis Giannakopoulos, Ann M. Chippindale, Ian W. Hamley, Francesca Greco, C. Paul Buckley, Clive R. Siviour and Wayne Hayes  
Chem. Sci., 2016,7, 4291-4300
DOI: 10.1039/C5SC04864H
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We report a non-cytotoxic supramolecular polyurethane network whose mechanical properties can be recovered efficiently (>99%) at body temperature.

  Graphical abstract: An adhesive elastomeric supramolecular polyurethane healable at body temperature