Cleaning out pollen shells - Headline Science

| July 11, 2018

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For many people, pollen is an unwelcome sign of summer. The powdery substance, which is released by plants for reproduction, has ruined many a picnic and walk in the park. But believe it or not, pollen could actually serve a purpose beyond making new plants and triggering sneezes. In ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, researchers report a new method for cleaning out the insides of pollen grains so that the non-allergenic shells can be used to carry medicines or vaccines into the human body.

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