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South Korean Researchers Develop Mussel-Inspired Medical Adhesive

South Korean Researchers Develop Mussel-Inspired Medical Adhesive

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries announced Tuesday that a research team from Pohang University of Science and Technology has developed a medical glue using adhesive protein from mussels combined with autotherapeutic substances from the human body.  According to the research team led by professor Cha Hyung-joon, mussels produce [...]

Market for Convenience Bar Snacks Grows with More Koreans “Drinking Solo”

Market for Convenience Bar Snacks Grows with More Koreans “Drinking Solo”

SEOUL, May 23 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean food companies are introducing convenience bar snacks with the “drinking solo” (or “honsul”) culture spreading fast amongst local drinkers.  Chung Jung One said Monday that it is introducing a new lineup of bar snacks dubbed Anjuya, including boneless chicken feet, spicy pork rinds, and pork entrails. The [...]