Friday, September 18

Tag: healthcare

We were warned – so why couldn’t we prevent the coronavirus outbreak?

We were warned – so why couldn’t we ...

NEWS
We have vaccines for flu but not for the covid-19 virus yetMedstockphotos/Alamy THE world dodged a bullet in 2003 when a global effort contained the SARS coronavirus, after it jumped from bats to humans in China and then spread to 26 countries. We nearly had another close call when MERS, another b... ...
Laser powered liquid jets could inject drugs into skin without needles

Laser powered liquid jets could inject d ...

NEWS
An estimated one in 10 people have a fear of needlesGuido Mieth/Getty A laser that generates a high-speed jet of liquid to push medicines into the skin could one day give people painless, needle-free injections. Pankaj Rohilla and Jeremy Marston at Texas Tech University tested their laser-powered ... ...