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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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MIT Invented Magnetic Hairs That Can Make Water Flow Uphill

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (4 months ago)

Inspired by the coats of fur on some animals, researchers at MIT have developed a flexible skin-like material covered in thousands of tiny magnetic hairs that can move in varying directions in the presence of a magnetic field. That ... 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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