Nanocarriers For Drug Delivery

Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2018     |     PP. 23-29      |     PDF (147 K)    |     Pub. Date: January 14, 2018
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Mateja Primožič, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Željko Knez, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Jitendra Kumar Pandey, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun, India
Maja Leitgeb, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Nanotechnology advances in drug delivery deal with the development of synthetic nanometer sized targeting delivery systems for therapeutic agents. Nanoparticles (NPs) as drug delivery system have received much attention in recent years. They can provide a selective targeting and can be tailor-made with the desired characteristics offered by the versatility of polymer chemistry. NPs have the high potential to improve the biodistribution of drugs by protecting them from degradation, delivering them directly to the target place and preventing them from affecting healthy tissues.

nanoparticels, nanocarrier, drug delivery system

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Mateja Primožič, Željko Knez, Jitendra Kumar Pandey, Maja Leitgeb, Nanocarriers For Drug Delivery , SCIREA Journal of Clinical Medicine. Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2018 | PP. 23-29.


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