Pollen: A novel encapsulation vehicle for drug delivery

Alberto Diego-Taboada, Sylvain Barrier, Matthew Thomasson, Stephen Atkin, Grahame Mackenzie

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Two key properties of pollen - its uniformity of size within each individual plant species, and the lack of allergenic reactions to empty pollen shells - make it highly suited to drug encapsulation and delivery.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages6
Specialist publicationInnovations in Pharmaceutical Technology
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmaceutical Science

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Diego-Taboada, A., Barrier, S., Thomasson, M., Atkin, S., & Mackenzie, G. (2007). Pollen: A novel encapsulation vehicle for drug delivery. Innovations in Pharmaceutical Technology, (24), 63-68.