Drug delivery systems

Research aims

Research in this theme aims at improving the safety and therapeutic effectiveness of medicines through development of different drug delivery systems to be administered through various routes. The research in this area also focuses on applications of novel pharmaceutical technology to overcome biological barriers and obstacles for the delivery of small and large bioactive molecules such as protein, peptides, hormones, siRNA and genes.

Research topics

Within the School of Pharmacy the following research topics fall under this theme:

  • Nanotechnology
  • Stimulus-responsive drug delivery systems
  • Targeted drug delivery
  • Gene therapy and nano-biotechnology

Theme group members