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Scientists gain new insight on triggers for preterm birth

GALVESTON, Texas – A group of scientists led by Ramkumar Menon at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have gained new insight on a poorly-understood key player in the timing of labor and delivery. This new information brings scientists closer to being able to prevent preterm births. This study is in Scientific Reports. According to the… Read More »

Scientists create an electronic capsule that can wirelessly deliver drugs

Scientists create an electronic capsule that can be ingested and controlled through BLUETOOTH on a smartphone to deliver drugs The device could provide drugs to people battling long-term diseases It lodges into the stomach for a month, and dissolves through digestion The 3D-printed device could also detect allergies and release antihistamine    By Vanessa Chalmers… Read More »