Monday, April 30, 2012

Taking Medicine, With a Microchip Under the Skin

VOA Learning English Video: Taking Medicine, With a Microchip Under the Skin

Call it medicine on a microchip. Researchers in the United States have developed the first wirelessly controlled device that can supply a drug directly into the body. A small chip is implanted under the skin. It contains the medicine, which it releases at preset times. The developers say the device could improve the lives of millions of people who take medicine for long-term illnesses (read more) (download mp3)

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