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MIT Develops a Magnetic Hypospray for Needleless Shots

MIT develops a magnetically driven needless drug delivery system that fires nearly as fast as the speed of sound.
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Investigators Test Magnetically Controlled Pills for Targeted Drug Delivery

Industries / Medical : medGadget (3 years ago)

Researchers at Brown University have developed a magnetic pill system that can both track and hold capsules in place at a specific location in the gastrointestinal tract. The system consists of gelatin capsules containing a tiny mag... Read Post

Magnetic switch for drug delivery implants

Odd : Boing Boing (5 years ago)

Researchers have developed an "on/off" switch for implantable drug delivery systems that uses an external magnet to trigger the internal release of the medicine. The half-inch implant stores the drug inside a nanoengineered membrane... Read Post

Intermittent drug delivery system using magnetism and nanotechnology

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag (5 years ago)

Researchers have developed a drug delivery solution that combines magnetism and nanotechnology to produce a method that offers all the advantages of the various previous methods combined. The new method developed by researchers at t... Read Post


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