Topical delivery of curcumin with palmitoyl glycol chitosan for the treatment of skin cancer
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Poster
- By: TSAI, Jui-Chen (National Cheng Kung University, Institute of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tainan, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Wang, Po-Chun (Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Tainan, China Taiwan)
Sheu, Hamm-Ming (National Cheng Kung University, Taipei, China Taiwan)
Lo, Yu-Li (Department of Biological Sciences and Technology, National University of Tainan,, Tainan, China Taiwan)
Background Previous study demonstrated that low molecular weight palmitoyl glycol chitosan (LMWGCP) gel displayed optimal effects on increasing the skin permeability and deposition of various compounds. Curcumin is a naturally-occurring hydrophobic polyphenol derived from turmeric. It has been shown to exhibit beneficial pharmacological effects in .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.