Wichterle in the lab. While the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences supported Wichterle’s research into hydrogels, its Communist-mandated policies would not allow him to explore its applications.

Wichterle in the lab. While the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences supported Wichterle’s research into hydrogels, its Communist-mandated policies would not allow him to explore its applications.

Masaryk Institute and Archive of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Personal Collection of Otto Wichterle

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