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July 14, 2023

Microscope slide holding an array of microparticles

A graduate student displays a microscope slide holding an array of more than 300 tiny biodegradable particles that can be used for time-released drug delivery. The array was created using an encapsulation technology, co-developed by the student.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grants DGE 1842494 and DGE 2236422.]

Learn more in the Rice University news story A 21st-century remedy for missed meds. (Date of image: 2023; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: July 14, 2023)

Credit: Brandon Martin/Rice University

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