New way to wrap liquid drops could improve drug delivery

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Stethoscope and microscopeResearchers have developed a faster, cheaper way to coat liquid medication, an invention that could improve how drugs are delivered in the body.

The new encapsulation technology, developed by engineers at the University of Waterloo, uses gravity and other natural forces to wrap drops as they fall through a thin layer of liquid shell floating on a base liquid.

  1. 2020 (5)
    1. January (5)
  2. 2019 (128)
    1. December (6)
    2. November (13)
    3. October (6)
    4. September (9)
    5. August (8)
    6. July (12)
    7. June (8)
    8. May (15)
    9. April (17)
    10. March (13)
    11. February (13)
    12. January (8)
  3. 2018 (156)
    1. December (15)
    2. November (12)
    3. October (14)
    4. September (12)
    5. August (10)
    6. July (10)
    7. June (17)
    8. May (13)
    9. April (14)
    10. March (10)
    11. February (18)
    12. January (11)
  4. 2017 (104)
  5. 2016 (43)
  6. 2015 (49)
  7. 2014 (65)
  8. 2013 (6)
  9. 2012 (4)
  10. 2011 (10)
  11. 2010 (10)