Polyanhydrides

Known as: Polyanhydrides [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Anhydride polymers with a repeating structure of RC(=O)OC(=O)R. They readily hydrolyze in water making them useful for DELAYED-ACTION PREPARATIONS.
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2010
2010
Polyanhydrides are a class of surface eroding biomaterials with applications in vaccine and drug delivery. With the complexity… (More)
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2008
2008
Polyanhydrides have been used in many drug delivery systems because of their biodegradability and biocompatibility. Their… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Many drugs that are administered in an unmodified form by conventional systemic routes fail to reach target organs in an… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
A theoretical model was developed that allows to predict the erosion mechanism of water insoluble biodegradable polymer matrices… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Polyanhydrides have been considered to be useful biomaterials as carriers of drugs to various organs of the human body such as… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Although originally developed for the textile industry, polyanhydrides have found extensive use in biomedical applications due to… (More)
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1993
1993
Degradable polymers are beginning to play an increasing role as materials for environmental and medical applications… (More)
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1990
1990
The objective of the present study was to investigate the properties of branched polyanhydrides and compare them to the… (More)
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1986
Review
1986
This report is a review of the development of a drug delivery system based on biorodible polyanhydrides. With the water labile… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Polyanhydrides based on a variety of aromatic and aliphatic dicarboxylic acids were developed as bioerodible carrier matrices for… (More)
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