Bioavailability Challenge

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‘Smart wound dressing’ delivers drugs on-demand

By Melissa Fassbender

MIT engineers have designed a new hydrogel material that can incorporate temperature sensors, LED lights, and other electronics – in addition to drug-delivering reservoirs.

Capsugel acquired Oregon-based bioavailability enhancement firm Bend Research in 2013

Capsugel completes $25m SDD expansion at Bend site

By Dan Stanton

Capsugel has pledged to continue investing internally in drug delivery R&D after completing construction of a spray-dried dispersion (SDD) commercial manufacturing site in Oregon.