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Title: Development of novel dendrimer carriers for drug delivery.
Author: Saovapakhiran, Angkana
Awarding Body: University of Reading
Current Institution: University of Reading
Date of Award: 2008
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Abstract:
Polyamidoamine (PAMAM) dendrimers represent a novel type of polymer with numerous pharmaceutical applications and have been en investigated as transcellular carriers. However, the mechanisms of cellular uptake and intracellular processing of dendrimers are not fully understood. In this study the mechanism of cellular uptake of PAMAM dendrimer and surface-modified PAMAM dendrimers was investigated in order to optimise dendrimers as potential drug carriers.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.492737  DOI: Not available
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