Describes the structure and mechanics of a wide range of cellular materials in botany, zoology, and medicine.And ever since people have cared about wine, cork has been used to keep it sealed in flasks and bottles. ... Their walls are covered with thin layers of an unsaturated fatty acid (suberin) and waxes which make them impervious to air and water, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Cellular Materials in Nature and Medicine|
|Author||:||Lorna J. Gibson, Michael F. Ashby, Brendan A. Harley|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2010-09-09|