Paclitaxel has been proven to be effective against different types of cancer. A delivery system loaded with paclitaxel at tumor site should provide a high local concentration of the drug detrimental to malignant cells, which prevents the re-growth and metastasis of tumor. In this review, paclitaxel formulations for systemic and for intratumoral administration are discussed.
Keywords: paclitaxel, delivery systems, polymers, intratumoral delivery, formulations
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Published on: 01 March, 2012
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