Targeted Drug delivery system
The significance of Targeted drug delivery is the selective delivery of pharmacologically active agent to the specified or targeted site of action and no effect on non-targeted tissue or organ. It increases therapeutic effect and reduces unwanted side effects. This is particularly useful in treatments such cancer chemotherapy and enzyme substitute treatment. It utilizes techniques such as Niosomes, Resealed Erythrocytes, Microspheres, Monoclonal antibodies, Liposomes, Magnetic microparticles to achieved the targeted drug delivery.