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Image: Scanning electron microscope (SEM) image of a field of polypyrrole nanowires (Photo courtesy of Dr. Richard Borgens, Purdue University).

Novel Controlled-Release Drug Delivery System Heals Spinal Inflammation in Mouse Model

A novel drug delivery system that allows controllable release of an anti-inflammatory agent directly to the site of inflammation or injury was tested successfully in a mouse model. Investigators at... Read more

Lab Technologies

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Highly Elastic Protein Gel Encourages Wound Healing

A new study describes a protein-based gel that mimics many of the properties of elastic tissue—such as skin and blood vessels—when exposed to light. Researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital (Boston, MA, USA) and King Abdulaziz University (KAU; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia) successfully developed a photo-crosslinked elastin-like... Read more


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Analysts Expect Surge in Parkinson's Disease Treatment Market

The market for drugs to treat Parkinson's disease is expected to grow dramatically over the next several years, driven primarily by an aging population and increasing disease prevalence. Three new drugs are expected to lead the surge of newly approved drugs and drug candidates. These include Rytary, manufactured by Impax... Read more
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