A new computational method fine-tunes delivery of therapeutics to specific brain regions.
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MIT engineers are using computing modeling to prevent microparticles from clogging during injections.
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Certain cancer therapeutics concentrate within cells — a finding that could change the way scientists think about drug design.
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A new wearable patch for treating melanoma dissolves quickly while leaving tiny needles that deliver chemotherapy drugs over time.
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Studies of drug absorption in the small intestine could help researchers identify medicines that can be taken orally.
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Scientists have now published the first peer-reviewed study on a potential vaccine against SARS-CoV-2. They've tested the microneedle array on mice.
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A new kind of ink for 3D printing liquifies when pressed through the nozzle of a 3D printer, but then quickly returns to its original shape.
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Mixing tiny "STAR particles" into a cream could offer better treatment for skin diseases like psoriasis or certain kinds of skin cancer, say researchers.
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A new nanoparticle can seek out plaques that cause heart attacks and eat them from the inside out. The discovery could lead to new atherosclerosis treatment.
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