Liposomes — Further Considerations of Their Possible Role as Carriers of Therapeutic Agents

  • Brenda E. Ryman
  • Gillian M. Barratt
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 47)


Liposomes, for many years a tool of the membranologists, have over the last 12 years been used in many other areas of research. Apart from their continuing use in membrane research, including immunological investigations, these phospholipid vesicles have found themselves the centre of attraction as possible carriers of materials of therapeutic interest.


Therapeutic Index Tumour Weight Phospholipid Vesicle Anticancer Chemotherapy Human Colonic Tumour 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Brenda E. Ryman
    • 1
  • Gillian M. Barratt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry, Charing Cross Hospital Medical SchoolUniversity of LondonHammersmith, LondonUK

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