From microneedle patches to point-of-care diagnoses to image-guided diagnostics and surgery, nanotechnology research at Georgia Tech is beginning to deliver on its promise to target illnesses more directly and effectively, with less disruption to surrounding tissues and bodily systems.
Fight Against Top Killer, Clogged Arteries, Garners Acclaimed NIH Award
Very many lives may someday depend on the work of researchers like Tony Kim. He’s fighting atherosclerosis, the foremost cause of coronary artery disease, which is America’s single greatest killer.
Microneedle Patches for Flu Vaccination Successful
Researchers believe a new self-administered, painless vaccine skin patch containing microscopic needles could significantly increase the number of people who get vaccinated.