Preparation of nanoparticles composed of thiolated quaternary ammonium of chitosan for buccal delivery of insulin
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: RAFIEE TEHRANI, Morteza (Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics, Tehran, Iran)
- Co-author(s): Mortazavian, E. (Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran, Iran)
Amini, M. (Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran, Iran)
Abedin Dorkoosh, F. (Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran, Iran)
I. Background: Buccal mucosa offers many advantages: a) possible bypass of first pass metabolism b) better patient acceptability c) avoidance of degradation of sensitive drugs in GI tract d) better and quicker drug absorption d) high vascularisation. II. Aims: In this current study thiolated dimethyl ethyl chitosan (DMEC-Cys) was synthesized as a.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.