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08.04.12
Robotically Steerable Probe aims at minimally invasive surgery, moves through gelatin like a champ
08.04.12

Robotically Steerable Probe aims at minimally invasive surgery, moves through gelatin like a champ

Who doesn't prefer to have the word "surgery" preceded by the phrase "minimally invasive?" During...

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05.25.12
MIT's needleless injections help you get drugs faster, doesn't even hurt (video)
05.25.12

MIT's needleless injections help you get drugs faster, doesn't even hurt (video)

Afraid of needles? You may not have to be if a team of MIT scientists get their way. Researchers i...

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02.06.11
Newfangled lab-on-a-chip technology gets more health data from less blood
02.06.11

Newfangled lab-on-a-chip technology gets more health data from less blood

It's a nightmare of epic proportions: the finger prick. Anyone who detests 'em completely understand...

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07.22.10
Vaccine-delivery patch uses microneedles to do its dirty work, looks good in testing
07.22.10

Vaccine-delivery patch uses microneedles to do its dirty work, looks good in testing

This dissolving microneedle patch has been in development for well over a year now, but Mark Prausn...

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06.22.09
Robot surgeon uses frighteningly large needle to remove shrapnel, your resistance
06.22.09

Robot surgeon uses frighteningly large needle to remove shrapnel, your resistance

We've reported on many a creepy looking and dangerous sounding robot in the past, but this one might...

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04.29.09
Venus wearable monitor could offer alternative to needles
04.29.09

Venus wearable monitor could offer alternative to needles

It looks like folks wary of needles now have yet another piece of technology to look forward to, wi...

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01.12.08
Ceramic microneedles to make injections painless
01.12.08

Ceramic microneedles to make injections painless

Rest assured, we've "seen" methods of delivering injections sans pain, but we've yet to actually exp...

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02.07.07
Eli Lilly offering up undercover insulin pen to US
02.07.07

Eli Lilly offering up undercover insulin pen to US

There's already a bevy of devices out there designed to keep track and manage one's diabetes and glu...

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