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Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy
(Creighton University, 2014-03-15)
The relapse of cancer after first line therapy with anticancer agents is a common occurrence. This recurrence is generally accepted to be due to the presence of a small subpopulation of cells called cancer stem cells. Thus, ...
Multifunctional Nanoparticles Containing Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Drugs for Anticancer Drug Delivery
(Creighton University, 2013-07-30)
Combination therapy is routinely used in anticancer therapy for maximizing efficacy and minimizing systemic toxicity. The nanoparticle drug delivery of the hydrophobic paclitaxel with hydrophilic gemcitabine offers the ...
Surface Modified Solid Lipid Curcumin Nanoparticles For Oral Delivery
(Creighton University, 2011-08)
Curcumin is a naturally available polyphenolic compound that has demonstrated chemotherapeutic effects in several carcinogenic models as well as pre-clinical trials. However, its poor oral bioavailability due to extremely ...