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An experimental new injection might help diabetics

Researchers have developed a way to create a two-in-one shot that could make it easier for diabetics to more effectively control their blood sugar levels.

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COVID-19 prompts a team of engineers to rethink the humble face mask

Stanford engineers have developed a new type of protective face mask that can counteract the side effects of oxygen deficiency.

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Alberto Salleo


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