Development of a combination drug-eluting bead: towards enhanced efficacy for locoregional tumour therapies.

@article{Forster2012DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a combination drug-eluting bead: towards enhanced efficacy for locoregional tumour therapies.},
  author={Richard E. J. Forster and Yiqing Tang and Cressida Bowyer and Andrew W. Lloyd and Wendy M Macfarlane and Gary J. Phillips and Andrew L Lewis},
  journal={Anti-cancer drugs},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={355-69}
}
Drug-eluting beads (DEBs) are becoming a mainstay locoregional therapy for hepatic malignancies but are currently loaded with single drugs alone. Here, we wished to prepare DEB containing different drug combinations, to screen their efficacy using an in-vitro cell culture assay and to include any promising combinations that demonstrate additive efficacy in… CONTINUE READING