Could dissolvable microneedles replace injected vaccines?

14 julio 2015

Flu vaccines delivered using microneedles that dissolve in the skin can protect people against infection even better than the standard needle-delivered vaccine, according to new research. The authors of the study say their dissolvable patch – the only vaccination system of its kind – could make vaccination easier, safer and less painful. According to the World Health Organization, immunization prevents an estimated 2-3 million deaths every year.img src=»» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/