Archives for May 2013

Oxygen Microparticles

Arizona Medical Board Attorney It is exciting to think how far medicine will progress in the next few decades.  In a new study, published in Science Translational Medicine, Dr. John Kheir from Boston Children’s Hospital and colleagues have developed microparticles filled with oxygen gas that can be injected directly into the bloodstream. The particles release oxygenated gas that can keep organs, such as the brain, from suffocating.

Here is a link to the story from ScienceNow.