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Microneedle patch delivers drugs and procures testing samples

Microneedle patch delivers drugs and procures testing samples

Researchers have developed a biobattery-powered device capable of both delivering large molecule pharmaceuticals across the skin barrier and extracting interstitial fluid for diagnostic purposes.

AI makes strides in search for COVID-19 treatments

AI makes strides in search for COVID-19 treatments

A deep learning model that can predict how human genes and medicines will interact has identified at least 10 compounds that may hold promise as treatments for COVID-19.

Breast cancer-on-a-chip tests immunotherapy drugs

Breast cancer-on-a-chip tests immunotherapy drugs

Researchers have successfully designed and tested a system for rapid testing of large numbers of potential immunotherapy drugs.

Using AI to find new uses for existing medications

Using AI to find new uses for existing medications

Scientists have developed a machine learning method that crunches massive amounts of data to help determine which existing medications could improve outcomes in diseases for which they are not prescribed.

Microbubbles deliver drugs directly to tumors

Microbubbles deliver drugs directly to tumors

Research has shown how microbubbles carrying powerful cancer drugs can be guided to the site of a tumour using antibodies.

COVID-19: AI platform finds best combination of available therapies

COVID-19: AI platform finds best combination of available therapies

An AI platform derives an optimal combination of available therapies against SARS-CoV-2 - the optimal drug therapy was a combination of the drugs remdesivir, ritonavir, and lopinavir at specific doses.

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