TITLE

Carigent Enters Drug Delivery with Nanoparticle Technology

AUTHOR(S)
Boggs, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
BioWorld Today;1/7/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Carigent Therapeutics Inc., which offers a nanoparticle-based delivery system designed to provide drug delivery to tissues and cells. The firm was founded by Mark Saltzman, Tarek Fahmy and Peter Fong, who developed the technology for encapsulating drug loadings into polymer particles on the nanoscale. The company's technology is able to target drugs to specific cell types.
ACCESSION #
28123826

 

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