Transfersomes for transdermal drug delivery.

  title={Transfersomes for transdermal drug delivery.},
  author={Heather A. E. Benson},
  journal={Expert opinion on drug delivery},
  volume={3 6},
Transfersomes (Idea AG) are a form of elastic or deformable vesicle, which were first introduced in the early 1990s. Elasticity is generated by incorporation of an edge activator in the lipid bilayer structure. The original composition of these vesicles was soya phosphatidyl choline incorporating sodium cholate and a small concentration of ethanol. Transfersomes are applied in a non-occluded method to the skin and have been shown to permeate through the stratum corneum lipid lamellar regions as… CONTINUE READING
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