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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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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

Magnets Finally Used to Guide Nanoparticles Deep Within Body (VIDEO)

Industries / Medical : medGadget (3 days ago)

Magnetic nanoparticles have been researched extensively over the last few years as vectors for targeted delivery of drugs within the body. While the idea is full of promise, in practice using magnets to guide these particles to loca... Read Post

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