KOMPAS.com – One medicine for diabetes is in insulin. However, it looks like that is changing sooner.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have been successful in creating a vibrant pile that can easily start themselves with insulin dose into the stomach.
The pill is the name SOMA that stands applicator self-direction millimeter scaleSouth Westerly
To be able to accomplish this capability, researchers designed a form of pillle chromes to resemble leopard turtle shells (Stigmochelys pardalis) The form makes its & # 39; pipes are always right and obedient to the stomach spread.
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At the same time, it is a product that's in; insulin mesh which has dried up frost as insulin content in an inherent form. Only insulin is converted to enter the folding.
MIT's story statement, the insulin will be completely discharged in the body within an hour. After that, the pill comes out of its body through the excavation method.
So far, researchers have just tested on pigs, and the results are promising.
Maria José Alonso, a professor of biopharmaceuticals and medical technology at the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, was not involved in the study, one of those who believe that MIT researchers have a significant impact in the world Cheers.
He said, we're not talking about & # 39; Increasing the insulin's insight, something that has been achieved with its insulin; most researchers. This is the technological advancement of a laser and which affects the delivery of oral peptides.