Getting oxygenating tissues: a cheaper alternative to HBO?

In this recent post to the journal of natures website, researchers have dissolved oxygen into smaller lipid encapsulations to allow direct oxygen release in blood. Rats have already shown this to work, how far until clinical application?

http://www.nature.com/news/rabbits-kept-alive-by-oxygen-injections-1.10899

David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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