7. Electrically-Enhanced Delivery of Drugs and Conjugates for Cancer Treatment

  1. Yashwant Pathak4 and
  2. Simon Benita5
  1. Arutselvan Natarajan1,
  2. Luca Campana2 and
  3. Raji Sundararajan3

Published Online: 23 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118229019.ch7

Antibody-Mediated Drug Delivery Systems: Concepts, Technology, and Applications

Antibody-Mediated Drug Delivery Systems: Concepts, Technology, and Applications

How to Cite

Natarajan, A., Campana, L. and Sundararajan, R. (2012) Electrically-Enhanced Delivery of Drugs and Conjugates for Cancer Treatment, in Antibody-Mediated Drug Delivery Systems: Concepts, Technology, and Applications (eds Y. Pathak and S. Benita), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118229019.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA

  2. 5

    The Institute for Drug Research of the School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. 1

    Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

  2. 2

    Melanoma and Sarcoma Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto, Department of Oncological and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy

  3. 3

    Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470612811

Online ISBN: 9781118229019

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Keywords:

  • EP-enhanced, drug delivery, conjugates in cancer treatment;
  • electroporation, permeabilizing drugs and DNAs in cells;
  • EP-enhanced, chest wall carcinoma electrochemotherapy;
  • cancers, polygenic, EP with traditional therapy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electroporation Mechanisms to Permeabilize the Drugs and DNAs in Cells

  • Electroporation-Aided Drug Delivery for Preclinical Studies

  • EP applications for Human Patient Studies

  • Future Perspectives

  • Summary

  • References