Temporary Tattoos And Disease Control

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Temporary tattoos could be the key to treating Multiple Sclerosis and other chronic diseases.

Scientists at Baylor University recently tested a technique that uses tattoos to release antioxidant nanoparticles into the system.

The nanoparticles are designed to stop the body's T cells from attacking healthy tissue.

The ink inside the temporary tattoos is more effective at administering the medicine than injections.

That's because it's released slowly, allows the drugs to stay in the system longer.

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