Accession Number : ADD015817

Title :   Article for Delivering Pharmacological Agents Using Bipolar Tetraether Lipids.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, filed 31 Mar 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Chang, Eddie L ; Herendeen, Barbara

Report Date : 31 Mar 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : An article for the delivery of pharmacologically active agents having a pharmacologically active agent and a vesicle made from an assembly of bipolar tetraether lipids surrounding the pharmacologically active agent. The pharmacologically active agent is delivered by surrounding the pharmacologically active agent with a liposome made from bipolar tetraether lipids, and orally or parenterally delivering this agent.

Descriptors :   *LIPIDS, *PHARMACOLOGY, ASSEMBLY, DELIVERY, LIPOSOMES, DRUGS, VACCINES, IMMUNITY, BLOOD SERUM, ANTIBODIES, MUCOUS MEMBRANES, BACTERIAL DISEASES

Subject Categories : Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE