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Author Ranade, Vasant V

Title Drug delivery systems / Vasant V. Ranade, Mannfred A. Hollinger
Edition 2nd ed
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2004
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Description 1 online resource (448 pages) : illustrations
Series Pharmacology and toxicology
Pharmacology & toxicology (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Contents SITE-SPECIFIC DRUG DELIVERY; Site-Specific Drug Delivery Using Liposomes as Carriers; Introduction; Liposomes in Drug Delivery; The Liposome-Drug Concept; Liposomes as Carriers of Therapeutic Agents; Recent Advances; Concluding Remarks; ; Site Specific Drug Delivery Utilizing Monoclonal Antibodies; Introduction; Production of Monoclonal Antibodies; Drug-Monoclonal Antibody Conjugates for Drug Targeting; Recent Studies with Monoclonal Antibodies; Conclusion and Basis for Future Trends; References; ; POLYMERS,
IMPLANTABLE DRUG DELIVERY; Role of Polymers in Drug Delivery; Introduction; Currently Available Polymers; Soluble Polymers; Biodegradable or Bioerodible Polymers; Mucoadhesive Polymers; Polymers Containing Pendant Substituents; Matrix Systems; Heparin Releasing Polymers; Ionic Polymers; Oligomers; Miscellaneous; Recent Advances; Conclusion; ; Implants in Drug Delivery; Introduction; Insulin Delivery as a Model Implant Pump System; Implants for Contraception; ; ORAL DRUG DELIVERY; Oral Drug Delivery; Introduction; Features of the GI Tract; Targeting of Drugs in the GI Tract; Design and Fabrication of Oral Delivery systems; Survey of Oral Controlled Release Products; Recent Advances; Conclusion; References; ; TRANSDERMANL, INTRANASAL, OCULAR,
AND MISCELLANEOUS DRUG DELIVERY; Transdermal Drug Delivery; Introduction; Structure of Human Skin; Theoretical Advantages of the Transdermal Route; Optimization of Percutaneous Absorption; Theory for Penetration-Enhancer Activity; Development of the Transdermal Therapeutic System; Examples of Transdermal Applications; Transdermal Controlled-Release Products and Devices; Recent Advances; Conclusion; References; ; Intranasal and Ocular Drug Delivery; Intranasal Drug Delivery; Ocular Drug Delivery; References; ; Miscellaneous Forms of Drug Delivery; Introduction; Prodrugs; Infusion Devices; Insulin Delivery; Parenteral Prolonged Action Dosage Forms; Summary; ; REGULATORY CONSIDERATIONS AND GLOBAL OUTLOOK; Regulatory Considerations for Drug Delivery Systems; Introduction; Current Status of Drug Delivery Technology; Submission of Documents for Manufacture and Quality; ; Drug Delivery Industry and the Global
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Drug delivery systems.
Drug Delivery Systems
MEDICAL -- Chemotherapy.
Drug delivery systems
Kontrollierte Wirkstofffreisetzung
Form Electronic book
Author Hollinger, Mannfred A
LC no. 2003048997
ISBN 0203486358