Advances in pulmonary drug delivery by Philip Chi Lip Kwok, Hak-Kim Chan

By Philip Chi Lip Kwok, Hak-Kim Chan

The respiration tract has been used to convey biologically lively chemical substances into the human physique for hundreds of years. although, the lungs are complicated of their anatomy and body structure, which poses demanding situations to drug supply. Inhaled formulations are often extra subtle than these for oral and parenteral management. Pulmonary drug improvement is accordingly a hugely really good quarter due to its many targeted matters and demanding situations. speedy development is being made and provides novel strategies to latest remedy difficulties. Advances in Pulmonary Drug Delivery highlights the newest advancements during this field.

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Intact siRNA reaches the target cells and enters through endocytosis Lysosomes 4. siRNA escapes from endosomes, avoids degradation, and releases from the delivery agent RISC Endosomes siRNA 5. 1 Schematic illustrates steps involved in the delivery of siRNA into the lungs� (Reproduced from Lam, J�K�-W� et al�, Adv. Drug Deliv.

Intact siRNA reaches the target cells and enters through endocytosis Lysosomes 4. siRNA escapes from endosomes, avoids degradation, and releases from the delivery agent RISC Endosomes siRNA 5. 1 Schematic illustrates steps involved in the delivery of siRNA into the lungs� (Reproduced from Lam, J�K�-W� et al�, Adv. Drug Deliv.

1 Schematic illustrates steps involved in the delivery of siRNA into the lungs� (Reproduced from Lam, J�K�-W� et al�, Adv. Drug Deliv.

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