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Zeolite Microneedles: Recent Advancements and Implications in the Delivery of Collagen

  • Amar Ramović
  • Zerina ZorlakEmail author
  • Đenana Husić
  • Samir Ramić
Conference paper
Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 73)

Abstract

Zeolites are one of the most interesting areas of nanotechnology. They have wide application because of their properties, so they are also used for microneedles for delivery of various drugs. Until now, they have been used for the delivery of insulin, diclofenac and ketoprofen and our work will reveal collagen delivery capabilities and thus the application of zeolite microgels in the application of anti-age preparations based on the comparison of insulin molecule characteristics and collagen molecules. Since it is a preparation that is increasingly used in cosmetology and dermatology, we also find out how the best microneedles made of zeolite are applied for delivery of collagen and explain the application of dermaroller and dermapen with this microneedles.

Keywords

Zeolites Microneedles Collagen Dermaroller Dermapen Skin 

Notes

Conflict of Interest

Authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amar Ramović
    • 1
  • Zerina Zorlak
    • 1
    Email author
  • Đenana Husić
    • 1
  • Samir Ramić
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of PharmacyUniversity of SarajevoSarajevoBosnia and Herzegovina

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