Latest Drug delivery Stories

2013-09-29 23:01:16

Innovative Drug Delivery Systems: Novel Product and Formulation Technology Licensing Opportunities for Generic Pharmaceutical Companies is the market research report available at ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 29, 2013 There are more than 1400 sustained or controlled release drugs approved all over the world. Revenues within the global generics market reached an estimated value of $265 b in 2012, showing a growth of 9.3% throughout the year. The contribution of...

2013-09-19 15:33:27

Microscopic, bottle-like structures with corks that melt at precisely-controlled temperatures could potentially release drugs inside the body or fragrances onto the skin, according to a recently published study. Typical drug delivery systems act more like sponges than bottles. For example, drugs are absorbed into polymer particles and then allowed to diffuse out over time. The researchers hope that the new system may allow for greater control of drug delivery. Cargo would stay inside the...

Uniform Drug Release Vehicle Produced By Microencapsulation
2013-09-03 08:25:26

Penn State Consistently uniform, easily manufactured microcapsules containing a brain cancer drug may simplify treatment and provide more tightly controlled therapy, according to Penn State researchers. "Brain tumors are one of the world's deadliest diseases," said Mohammad Reza Abidian, assistant professor of bioengineering, chemical engineering and materials science and engineering. "Typically doctors resect the tumors, do radiation therapy and then chemotherapy." The majority of...

2013-09-02 19:19:28

Researchers find nanostructures made of DNA strands can encapsulate, release small-molecule drugs Nanoscale "cages" made from strands of DNA can encapsulate small-molecule drugs and release them in response to a specific stimulus, McGill University researchers report in a new study. The research, published online Sept. 1 in Nature Chemistry, marks a step toward the use of biological nanostructures to deliver drugs to diseased cells in patients. The findings could also open up new...

2013-08-31 23:01:50

Come discuss your preclinical needs with Integral BioSystems CEO/CSO Shikha P. Barman, Ph.D. at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, NJ, September 19 and 20, 2013 to discuss how Integral BioSystems’ pharmaceutical formulation capabilities can help your firm to develop medications for the treatment of disease of the front and back of the eye using the firm’s advanced platform ophthalmic formulation technologies. Bedford, Massachusetts (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Integral BioSystems LLC, led...

2013-08-25 23:02:00

This report provides insights into different aspects of the market such as competitive landscape, market dynamics, regulatory environment assessment, and market share analysis. It highlights high growth segments that represent enormous opportunities for existing players and new entrants. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/drug-delivery-technologies-market-1085.html (PRWEB) August 25, 2013 The "Drug Delivery Technologies Market (Metered Dose Inhalers, Needle-Free...

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