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Investigating and Modeling the Acoustic Release of Doxorubicin from Folate Targeted Micelles
To minimize the adverse side effects of conventional chemotherapy, a targeted micellar drug carrier was investigated that retains hydrophobic drugs in its core and then releases the drug via ultrasound. This thesis reports ...
Ultrasound Triggered Release of Estrone- Targeted Liposomes
The fight against cancer has proven to be a lengthy one. Conventional treatment of cancer usually involves chemotherapy, a therapy known for its detrimental side effects. Doxorubicin, a cytotoxic anthracycline antibiotic, ...
Doxorubicin-encapsulated Albumin liposomes with acoustic triggering for cancer treatment
With cancer being the leading cause of death worldwide, increasing economic and social resources are being directed by researchers and healthcare professionals to treat the disease, or at least provide palliative care to ...