Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 August 1999

256 Pages | 90 figures

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780841235953

Bookseller Code (06)

Intelligent Materials for Controlled Release

Steven M. Dinh, John DeNuzzio, and Ann Comfort

American Chemical Society

ACS Symposium Series

This volume examines recent developments in the use of intelligent materials and systems for drug delivery. It shows how controlled release technology is moving from being a simple carrier of active agents to becoming a powerful and flexible method that permits subtle modulation of the delivery profile based on the needs of the biological host.