microneedles

Brain-machine interface turns intentions into actions

Brain-machine interface turns intentions into actions

A wearable brain-machine interface system could improve the quality of life for people with motor dysfunction or paralysis, even those struggling with locked-in syndrome.

MRSA: Microneedle patch delivers antibiotics

MRSA: Microneedle patch delivers antibiotics

Researchers are developing a microneedle patch that delivers antibiotics directly into the affected skin area.

Microneedles for painless drug delivery

Microneedles for painless drug delivery

Researchers suggest using microneedles for immunotherapy due to the high abundance of immune cells under the skin. The aim is to vaccinate or treat different diseases with minimal invasiveness.

Cryomicroneedles for intradermal therapeutic cell delivery

Cryomicroneedles for intradermal therapeutic cell delivery

Scientists have developed a new generation of microneedles technology which allows the intradermal delivery of living cells in a minimally invasive manner.

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.

Microneedles: Nano-sized, huge impact

Microneedles: Nano-sized, huge impact

By downscaling needles tool to micrometer-size, researchers open even more areas of application for them, while bypassing some of the most important issues.

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