In vivo anticancer and toxicological studies of liposomal formulations of (+)-catechin
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: JAIN, Prateek (MCOPS, Manipal University, Pharmaceutical biotechnology, Udupi, India)
- Co-author(s): Raj, P.V. (MCOPS, Manipal University, MADHAV NAGAR, MANIPAL, India)
Sankhe, N. (MCOPS, Manipal University, Udupi, India)
Kumar, N. (MCOPS, Manipal University, Udupi, India)
Rao, J.V. (MCOPS, Manipal University, Udupi, India)
Udupa, N. (MCOPS, Manipal University, Udupi, India)
I. ( )-Catechin, a common flavonoid of green tea, has been proven to have anticarcinogenic properties, though its potency and bioavailability was an unresolved issue.
II. To achieve high therapeutic concentration of the drug and site specificity, the drug was reformulated into liposomes.
III. The method employed was thin film hydration and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.