Needle Phobia No More: Drawing Blood With Gusts of Air

Needle Phobia No More: Drawing Blood With Gusts of Air

Replacing the needle entirely, Google's patent can spawn a new breed of wearable health monitors

Leo Lutero
  • 7 december 2015

A patent application filed by Google reveals plans to develop a needle-free way of drawing blood from the skin surface. The document entitled “Needle-Free Blood Draw” paints a picture of how Google can change the way we sample blood, minimizing discomfort, waste of materials and the chances of infection.

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