Next year, Russian scientists in collaboration with American colleagues begin clinical trials of the patch, which will independently collect the patient's blood. Tests will be conducted on the territory of the two countries. The device has small dimensions, no more than 50-penny coin.
One side is covered with a huge amount of polymer needles. The patch is designed to make life easier and increase the efficiency of the health care worker. For blood sampling required minimal effort. Simply attach the patch and wait for about 15 minutes.
Especially interesting will be the invention for young children and their mothers, because the procedure is completely painless. After removing the patch on the skin is not sore. Most often, the developers believe that the patch will be applied for the analysis of blood sugar levels. However, it is possible and the introduction of vaccination in this way.