3D printing by fused deposition modeling of single- and multi-compartment hollow systems for oral delivery - A review.

  title={3D printing by fused deposition modeling of single- and multi-compartment hollow systems for oral delivery - A review.},
  author={Alice Melocchi and Marco Uboldi and Alessandra Maroni and Anastasia Foppoli and Luca Palugan and Lucia Zema and Andrea Gazzaniga},
  journal={International journal of pharmaceutics},
3D printing of PVA capsular devices for modified drug delivery: design and in vitro dissolution studies
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Polymer Selection for Hot-Melt Extrusion Coupled to Fused Deposition Modelling in Pharmaceutics
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3D Printing-Enabled Nanoparticle Alignment: A Review of Mechanisms and Applications.
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The Chronotopic™ System for Pulsatile and Colonic Delivery of Active Molecules in the Era of Precision Medicine: Feasibility by 3D Printing via Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)
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  • Vicente Linares, M. Casas, I. Caraballo
  • Materials Science, Biology
    European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics : official journal of Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Pharmazeutische Verfahrenstechnik e.V
  • 2019
3D printed multi‐compartment capsular devices for two‐pulse oral drug delivery
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Design and characterization of a novel 3D printed pressure-controlled drug delivery system.
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