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New capsule achieves long-term drug delivery

Researchers at MIT and Brigham and Women's Hospital have developed a new drug capsule that remains in the stomach for up to two weeks after being swallowed, gradually releasing its drug payload. This type of drug delivery ...

dateNov 17, 2016 in Engineering
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Deep insights from surface reactions

Things that happen on the surface are often given short shrift compared to what goes on inside. But when it comes to chemical reactions, what occurs on the surface can mean the difference between a working material and one ...

dateNov 30, 2016 in Materials Science
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