NOVEL DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS

Elective course / Teaching hours per week: 3 / Laboratory hours per week: - / Assessment: final exam at the end of each term or September / Credits: 3)

Teachers: 

C. Demetzos (Professor), Μ. Vlachou (Assistant Professor), Μ. Vertzoni (Assistant Professor)

Course site (e-class): https://eclass.uoa.gr/courses/PHARM214/

Topics:

The aim of the course is to provide the student with the appropriate information on contemporary medicines. 
    • The first part deals with the controlled release systems (Tablets, Transdermal, Ophthalmic and Contraceptive Systems, Parenteral Products, etc.) and lists their properties, benefits and their applications. 
    • The second part gives an account of the systems that have either been introduced in therapeutics in recent years or are in trials, as Monoclonal Antibodies, Liposomes, etc.