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Nanostructures Within Contact Lenses Help Measure Glucose Through The Eye

Researchers at the University of Houston, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, and Korea Institute of Science and Technology have reported in journal Advanced Materials the development of a contact lens technology that may one day be used to measure glucose via the tears. It relies on enhancing the ability of surface-enhanced Raman scattering spectroscopy to measure glucose concentrations […] This post Nanostructures Within Contact Lenses Help Measure Glucose Through The Eye appeared first on Medgadget.
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