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Drug delivery systems to treat connective tissue disorders

University of Delaware Professor Kristi Kiick is leading collaborative research to create new drug delivery systems with the potential to improve treatment for diseases that affect connective tissues, such as osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, which is an autoimmune disease. The UD researchers have devised tiny cargo-carrying systems many times smaller than a human hair. These… Read More »

Minorities Rarely Shown in TV Ads for Meds That Treat Certain Skin Conditions

While people of color commonly suffer from psoriasis and eczema, they are less likely to be portrayed in TV commercials for medications that target these skin conditions. This underrepresentation may contribute to unconscious bias among clinicians and unawareness of treatment options among patients, suggest new findings published in the journal Cutis, reports Penn Medicine News.… Read More »