Drug Targeting and Delivery (Hardcover)

Concepts in Dosage Form Design (Ellis Horwood Series in Pharmaceutical Technology)

By H. E. Junginger (Editor)

CRC Press, 9780132204682, 300pp.

Publication Date: October 31, 1992

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Description

This is a review of the structure and function of biological membranes and other cellular barriers used in drug transport. It discusses a range of concepts for drug delivery systems, treating the routes of drugs with regard to their characteristics: function, structure, uptake, mechanism and effect. The book also explores the interface between pharmaceutical technology and physiological principles in drug design, a field of increased importance to industry.