Non-profit epilepsy research sponsor, Epilepsy Therapy Project (ETP), has announced it is to invest in central nervous system (CNS) drug delivery specialist, ICVrx, to support the development of novel drug tech designed to tackle refractory epilepsy.
Encap has announced its DuoCap capsule delivery system has been granted US and European patents that strengthen the firm’s portfolio in the delivery of pharmaceutical active agents that require controlled release.
Aphios has been awarded a patent that details an improved process to formulate a polymer-based drug delivery nanotechnology platform. The method offers a more sustainable, consistent administration of therapeutics with less dosage-dependent side effects.
Researchers believe they have found a way of transforming a key element of liquid crystal display (LCD) televisions into a substance that can be used in pills and dressings designed to deliver drugs to certain parts of the body.
New research could make it possible for scientists to use silicon particles as an effective drug delivery system that enables fragile small interfering RNA (siRNA) based drugs to be directly transported to the disease’s location.
3M Drug Delivery Technologies has expanded its respiratory drug delivery system offering with its Taper DPI which, it claims, makes carrier compounds unnecessary and will help drug formulators save millions.