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1st Edition

Biomedical Applications of Microencapsulation

Edited By

Franklin Lim

ISBN 9780429260469
Published June 12, 2019 by CRC Press
160 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1984: For this volume the publishers at CRC Press have chosen to present information on just one important area, namely the biomedical field, where much progress in the application of microencapsulation has been made in recent years.

Table of Contents

1. An Overview of Pharmaceutical Applications

Louis Luzzi and Anthony Palmierri, III

2. Release Characteristics of Microcapsules

Joseph Robert Nixon

3. Biodegradeable Microspheres for Parental Administration

Curt Thies and Marie-Christine Bissery

4. Microencapsulation of Progesterone for Contraception by Intracervical Injection

Norbert S. Mason et al.

5. Artificial Cells

Thomas Ming Swi Chang

6. Free Thyroxine Assay: An Application of Microencapsulated Antibodies

Robert J. Buehler et al.

7. Reusable Microencapsulated Enzymes for the Clinical Laboratory

Richard D. Moss and Franklin Lim

8. Microencapsulation of Living Cells and Tissues – Theory and Practice

Franklin Lim

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Franklin Lim, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Pathology at the Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia.