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Israeli Invents New Super Glue for Internal Surgery Incisions

By: JTA

Israeli Prof. Havazelet Bianco-Peled of Haifa’s Technion University has invented a new super glue that mechanically seals areas of potential leakage after surgery, without the need for sutures.

Bianco-Peled set up the Sealantis start-up at Technion in 2007, and the company now is expecting FDA approval for the “Seal-V” glue, developed from the cell walls of brown algae.

Seal-V retains its sealant capacity even on wet surfaces,” said Bianco-Peled. The glue also is biorestorbable, meaning that the body automatically absorbs it after the wound heals.

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6 Responses to “Israeli Invents New Super Glue for Internal Surgery Incisions”

  1. That is great news! Praise God!

  2. This is wonderful and will be a true benefit to all mankind.

  3. Ronny Mol says:

    Dear Prof. Havazelet Bianco-Peled, congrats on your invention. However, I hope the nations of the world who hate Jews realize that inventions like yours keep them alive.

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  4. Sholom Rosenson says:

    For years I've been using super glue on cuts rather than going to the hospital.

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