Microjets bring needle-free injections

Hate needles? Perhaps there won’t be a need for any in the future. Students in the bioengineering department at University of California – Berkeley have designed microjets, an electronic actuator that propels the payload through the skin without needle punctures.
Via Slashdot


Personal note: Hope this doesn’t get out. Talk about problems with tracking junkies. Not to mention, there will be easier ways for delivering biological agents into a public arena than previously. Great medical discovery for ease of use, but also some major complications for DHS and other law enforcement imho.

  • Eh, every new technology complicates while it simplifies. I’m beginning to think that the universe has a complexity constant, and must compensate for each simplification, as per how energy works.

  • Eh, every new technology complicates while it simplifies. I’m beginning to think that the universe has a complexity constant, and must compensate for each simplification, as per how energy works.