Tag Archives: Skin

MIT scientists say new skin patch to deliver cancer medication in 60 seconds shows promise in mice

An experimental patch designed to deliver cancer medications through the skin Source: M.I.T. An experimental patch designed to deliver cancer medications through the skin showed promise in mice and human skin samples, according to new research presented Sunday at the American Chemical Society conference in California, San Diego. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology… Read More »

Medical News Today: Ginkgo seeds may help keep skin blemish-free, but there’s a catch

Researchers have found that an ancient Chinese medical compendium was right all along — ginkgo seeds are able to kill the bacteria that cause acne and other skin conditions. However, the scientists also warn that we should not rush to make use of these seeds. The seeds of the ginkgo tree contain a substance that… Read More »