xii, 470p., 149 Figs., Tables, Index, 25 cm. (First Edition pub. in 2001)
CONTENTS: - 1. Biodegradable microparticles of peptide drugs using polylactide polymers by H.P. Bhagwatwar. 2. Osmotic pump - a novel drug delivery system by N.S. Parmar, S.K. Vyas and Navin Vaya. 3. Novel carriers in cancer chemotherapy by U.V. Singh, B. Dinesh Shenoy and N. Udupa. 4. In vitro and in vivo models for oral transmucosal drug delivery by Padma V. Devarajan and Anilkumaar S. Gandhi. 5. Colon specific drug deliver by S. Satyanarayan and Krishna Babu. 6. Advances in pulmonary drug delivery by A. N. Misra. 7. Instraartrial and intravascular drug delivery systems by S.G. Deshpande, Amrita Bajaj and Sujata P. Sawarkar. 8. Implantable therpeutic systems by R.S.R. Murthy. 9. Oral delivery of protein and peptides: Biochemical considerations by G.K. Jain. 10. Prodrug based novel approaches in drug delivery by Alon Namdeo and N.K. Jain. 11. Ion-exchange resonates as controlled drug delivery system by M. VimalaDevi and Krishna Babu. 12. Novel system for the treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in immuno-compromised patients by J.K. Pandit and Romi Barot. 13. Aquasomes as drug carrier by S.K. Jain and N.K. Jain. 14. Engineered nanoerythrosomes as a novel drug carrier by Sanjay Jain and N.K. Jain. 15. Dendrimers as potential delivery systems for bioactives by A.J. Khopade and N.K. Jain. 16. Multiple Emulsions as drug delivery system by A.J. Khopade and N.K. Jain. 17. Solid lipid nanoparticles by Shelly Utreja and N.K. Jain. 18. Transfersomes - a novel carrier for effective transdermal drug delivery by Subhett Jain, Sanjay Jain, Deepankar Bhadra and N.K. Jain. 19. Targeted delivery of drugs by Roop K. Khar and Manish Diwan.
'Contolled and Novel Drug Delivery' is a fast developing research area that is highly rewarding to researchers and hi-tech pharmaceutical manufacturers. Controlled and novel drug delivery products will dominate the market in the twenty-first century.