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Microscopic STAR Particles – A New Treatment Option for Skin Diseases?

News   Mar 10, 2020 | Original story from Georgia Institute of Technology

 
Microscopic STAR Particles – A New Treatment Option for Skin Diseases?

STAR particles are mixed into a therapeutic cream or gel and applied to the skin, painlessly creating micropores in the skin's surface that dramatically - but temporarily - increase skin permeability to drugs. Credit: Georgia Tech

 
 
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