transdermal delivery system


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transdermal delivery system,

n a method of applying a drug to unbroken skin. The drug is absorbed through the skin and enters the body's systems. It is used particularly for the administration of nitroglycerin and in nicotine patches used to assist individuals to withdraw from the use of tobacco.
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to develop and commercialize a transdermal patch for delivering enoxaparin sodium (currently marketed as Lovenox[R]) utilizing the PassPort[R] Transdermal Delivery System.
Altea Therapeutics is the recipient of the Frost & Sullivan 2007 Technology Innovation Award for its development of the PassPort Transdermal Delivery System and was named one of the top 50 technology companies in the Southeast of the U.
Under the terms of the agreement, Altea Therapeutics has granted Lilly and Amylin exclusive worldwide rights to develop and commercialize transdermal exenatide utilizing the Altea Therapeutics proprietary PassPort[R] Transdermal Delivery System.
Noven's existing products include advanced estrogen transdermal delivery systems and combination estrogen/progestin transdermal delivery systems.
Noven has developed and manufactures a series of leading-edge products, including the world's smallest estrogen transdermal delivery system, the United States' only combination estrogen/progestin transdermal delivery system, and the first transmucosal patch approved for marketing by the U.
We look forward to working with 3M to develop an improved transdermal delivery system for fentanyl," said Dr.
Noven has developed and presently manufactures a series of leading-edge products, including the world's smallest estrogen transdermal delivery system, the United States' only combination estrogen/progestin transdermal delivery system, and the first transmucosal patch approved for marketing by the U.
Antares' current technology platforms include its ATD[TM] Advanced Transdermal Delivery system, and its related TecTix[TM] system for topical and transmucosal delivery, its Easy Tec[TM] oral fast-melt technology, and subcutaneous injection technology platforms including both Vibex[TM] disposable mini-needle injection device and Valeo[TM]/Vision[R] reusable needle-free injection devices.
Antares' current technology platforms include its ATD[TM] Advanced Transdermal Delivery system and its EASY TEC[TM] oral fast-melt technology, and subcutaneous injection technology platforms including both Vibex[TM] disposable mini-needle injection device and VALEO[TM]/VISION[R] reusable needle-free injection devices.