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Ocular Drug Delivery Systems

Barriers and Application of Nanoparticulate Systems, 1st Edition

Edited by Deepak Thassu, Gerald J. Chader

CRC Press

473 pages

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Drug discovery for ocular diseases has taken great strides in the last two decades. From cornea to choroid, new drugs have been formulated to address a great variety of ocular diseases. Yet without good drug delivery systems, these drugs are less effective than they might be or could even cause serious side effects. Ocular Drug Delivery Systems: Ba

Table of Contents

Basic Considerations. Ocular Barriers. Ocular Compartment Drug Delivery. Drug Delivery Systems. Technology and Materials Development.

About the Editors

Deepak Thassu is the Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development at Pharmanova, Inc., in Victor, New York.

Gerald Chader is Chief Scientific Officer of the Doheny Retina Institute at USC Medical School in Los Angeles.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacy
MEDICAL / Surgery / General
SCIENCE / Biotechnology