Dissolvable Fabric Could Replace Condoms
To better protect against STDs and pregnancy, researchers have created an electrospun cloth loaded with drugs that women can insert directly.
University of Washington researchers have developed a dissolvable fabric that could offer birth control while also preventing one or more STDs. The electrically spun cloth with nanometer-sized fibers offers cheap, discrete and reversible protection. It can physically block sperm or release chemical contraceptives and antivirals.
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