Remote-controlled MEMS Device Administers Drug to Eyeball

The device attached to a human eyeball in a test. The dosage of the drug solution and the timing of administration can be controlled by applying a magnetic field from outside the human body. (data courtesy of (1) the Berkeley Sensor and Actuator Center, the University of California, Berkeley, and (2) the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, the University of British Columbia)

The device attached to a human eyeball in a test. The dosage of the drug solution and the timing of administration can be controlled by applying a magnetic field from outside the human body. (data courtesy of (1) the Berkeley Sensor and Actuator Center, the University of California, Berkeley, and (2) the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, the University of British Columbia)

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