The medicine in pills sometimes doesn’t reach its intended target when the body does not absorb it. But thanks to some polymer research by scientists at two American universities, that […]

Medical care

Polymer scientists at the University of Akron have discovered a one-size-fits-all polymer system that can be modified to perform various functions, from fighting infection to filtering water. The researchers found […]


A scientist at the University of California, San Diego, has found that certain polymers can help detect low-level inflammation, an indicator of disease. Once the inflammation is targeted, then doctors […]