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Application of Chemical Engineering Principles to Drug Delivery

By Madeline Torres-Lugo, Henrik Pedersen1

1. Rutgers University

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An ERC SOPS educational module highlighting the appropriate administration of drugs through various routes in the body for the purpose of improving health. The approach is highly interdisciplinary, not a young field and it has recently evolved to take into consideration drug physico-chemical properties, body effects and interactions, improvement of drug effect, and patient comfort and well being


Madeline Torres-Lugo, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez Campus

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  • Madeline Torres-Lugo; Henrik Pedersen (2010), "Application of Chemical Engineering Principles to Drug Delivery,"

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