Gallery: South Korean Scientists Create Laser-Based Injection System to...


It’s fair to say that no-one likes receiving injections, yet for foreign travelers, children requiring immunizations, and flu shots, needles are an unfortunate necessity. However a team of scientists from Seoul National University in South Korea have developed a new laser-based system that blasts microscopic jets of drugs into the skin, negating the need for large and painful single-use hypodermic needles and the medical waste they entail. Best of all, the laser-jab is said to be no more painful than being hit with a puff of air.

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  1. Pope September 18, 2012 at 5:19 am

    Is this real, I cant trust any south korea technology since that fake human cloning claimed by south korea scientists

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