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Nano-Volcanoes Can Store Drugs, Other Materials

Caption: NC State University researchers have created nanoscale "volcanoes" that can then be packed with precise amounts of other materials, including drugs. The approach holds promise for drug-delivery systems.

Credit: Chih-Hao Chang, North Carolina State University

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