Simulated application of microneedle skin patch

Simulated application of microneedle skin patch

Image shows how an experimental microneedle contraceptive skin patch could be applied to the skin. Designed to be self-administered by women for long-acting contraception, the patch could provide a new family planning option. (Credit: Christopher Moore, Georgia Tech)

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
microneedles, microneedle patch, contraceptive, skin patch
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: Jan 14, 2019 - 9:23am
  • Last Updated: Jan 14, 2019 - 9:23am