A closer look at MetaboShield (Photo: Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Students of the Biodesign program design MetaboShield to fight obesity and reverse type 2 diabetes (Photo: Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
MetaboShield, is an innovative intestinal sleeve that can be lodged permanently in the small intestine via the throat in an anesthesia-free procedure. Though it is still a prototype, when developed the sleeve could help people shed unwanted pounds and potentially help reverse type 2 diabetes.
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