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Microbiologist Develops Method For Dyeing Fabrics With Gold

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November 23, 1998
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"Darling, if you really love me, please, clothe me in the colors of precious metals" is a quotation that strikes the heart of Dr. William Todd, and well it should. Todd, a researcher in the Department of Veterinary Science at the Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, has developed a method for dyeing fabrics with precious metals -- and at an affordable cost. It may not be long before people are wearing clothes colored with precious metals if the microbiologist has anything to say about it.

"Darling, if you really love me, please, clothe me in the colors of precious metals" is a quotation that strikes the heart of Dr. William Todd, and well it should.


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Louisiana State University Agricultural Center. (1998, November 23). Microbiologist Develops Method For Dyeing Fabrics With Gold. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 21, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/11/981123081416.htm
Louisiana State University Agricultural Center. "Microbiologist Develops Method For Dyeing Fabrics With Gold." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/11/981123081416.htm (accessed April 21, 2014).

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