New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) in the United Arab Emirates, together with researchers from Algeria, Spain, Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom, Insulin pills that can replace injections have been developed The subcutaneous insulin that diabetics must use.
according to Emirates News Agency, This new technology helps to improve the quality of life of diabetic patients, because NYUAD created an oral drug delivery system Avoid side effects of injection insulin.
These pills are designed in a different way from those previously made by other universities in the United States. It is biocompatible, highly stable in the stomach, and can deliver the correct amount specifically The dose of insulin for each diabetic patient.
These modifications are an advancement to the disease, which has become the seventh leading cause of death in the world today.
“This technology responds quickly to rising blood sugar, but It shuts down quickly to avoid insulin overdose and significantly improve the patient’s health The leader of the study, Farah Benyettou, said: “