Pea-sized pill delivers insulin shot from inside the stomach

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Pea-sized pill delivers insulin shot from inside the stomach

The components of swallowable self-righting device which can inject drugs from inside the stomach. The new invention, reported Feb. 7, 2019, by an MIT-led research team, has been tested only in animals so far. But if it pans out, it might offer a work-around to make not just insulin but a variety of usually injected medicines a little easier to take.

Pea-sized pill delivers insulin shot from inside the stomach

The components of swallowable self-righting device which can inject drugs from inside the stomach. The new invention, reported Feb. 7, 2019, by an MIT-led research team, has been tested only in animals so far. But if it pans out, it might offer a work-around to make not just insulin but a variety of usually injected medicines a little easier to take.
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