Letters in Drug Design & Discovery

G. Perry
University of Texas
San Antonio, TX
Email: lddd@benthamscience.org



Author(s): Kadria A. Elkhodairy, Nahla S. Barakat, Fars K. Alanazi.


As per Bentham Science’s policy, the following article has been retracted at the request of the Editor-in-Chief and Authors of the journal Letters in Drug Design & Discovery (LDDD).

Title “Solubilization and Amorphization of Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug with Low Molecular Weight Chitosan for a New Guar-Based Colon Delivery Formulation; Letters in Drug Design & Discovery, vol. 8(3); pp. 292-301.”

Authors Kadria A. Elkhodairy, Nahla S. Barakat and Fars K. Alanazi

The above article is a plagiarized version of another article entitled “Low molecular weight chitosan as a vehicle for solubilization and amorphization of nonsteroid anti-inflammatory drug for a new guar gum based column drug delivery formulation” International Journal of Current Research and Review, August 2010, Vol. 2, No. 8, Pp. 62-69 written by the same authors and published in Letters in Drug Design & Discovery, March 2011, Vol. 8, No. 3, Pp 292-301. Bentham Science apologizes to the readers of the journal for not detecting this omission during the publishing process. We thank Professor Kadria A. Elkhodairy for bringing this breach of conduct to our attention.


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Keywords: Etodolac, Binary mixtures, Chitosan, Film coating, Guar gum

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Article Details

Year: 2011
Page: [292 - 301]
Pages: 10
DOI: 10.2174/157018011794578141