CHEMOTHERAPY WITH INJECTABLE MICRODROPLETS


Year of Award:
2005
Award Type:
R33
Project Number:
CA112144
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-05-003
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
D'ERRICO, FRANCESCO
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
YALE UNIVERSITY
The aim of this project is to evaluate the usefulness of a novel drug delivery technology for cancer treatment, based on intravenously injectable emulsions of superheated perfluorocarbon droplets loaded with a therapeutic agent. The micron-size droplets d