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Frog foam studied for use in slow drug delivery to help heal human skin

Breadcrumb Trail Links Health A antibacterial substance created by mating amphibians to protect fertilized eggs may help dispense medicine over time Author of the article: Shari Kulha A frog’s foam “balloon” encases fertilized eggs, securing the tadpoles’ safety for the first week of their lives. Photo by Getty Images Article content It’s not the topic… Read More »

EU, AstraZeneca reach deal to end vaccine delivery dispute

The European Union says it’s reached an agreement with drugmaker AstraZeneca to end their legal battle over the slow delivery of the Anglo-Swedish company’s coronavirus vaccine By LORNE COOK Associated Press September 3, 2021, 9:29 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BRUSSELS — The European Union and coronavirus vaccine-maker… Read More »

Kirigami Stent for Localized Drug Delivery

Researchers at MIT have developed a kirigami-style stent that can provide localized drug delivery through needle-like projections that pop out when the stent is extended. The ‘spines’ on the stent’s surface deliver drug-loaded microparticles into the surrounding tissue, allowing for sustained drug release for an extended period. The technology is well suited to administering drugs… Read More »

Orbit Subretinal Delivery System for Gene Therapy: Interview with Mike Keane, CTO of Gyroscope Therapeutics

Gyroscope Therapeutics, a retinal gene therapy company, has developed the Orbit subretinal delivery system (SDS). The technology is designed to deliver therapies to the retina without the need for invasive procedures, such as vitrectomies, which involve removing the gel-like substance within the eye, or retinotomies, which involve making a hole in the retina. The company… Read More »