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Can natural plants be used to improve medical devices?

Dr. Robin Miller, MD
Internal Medicine
The pitcher plant can be used to coat the inside of medical tubing. Watch this video with Robin Miller, MD to see how the properties of this plant make it ideal for a medical device.

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