Spontaneous Formation of Liposomes from Lamellar Liquid Crystals

May 6, 2003 | Contact Author | By: K.H. Diec, W. Meier and J. Schreiber, Beiersdorf AG
Contact the Author
Save
This item has been saved to your library.
View My Library
(click to close)
Save to My Library
Title: Spontaneous Formation of Liposomes from Lamellar Liquid Crystals
liposomesx vesiclesx liquid crystalline phasesx lamellar phasex size-controlled vesiclesx
  • Article

The article surveys some of the existing methods to prepare liposomes and discusses a new technology that forms liposomes by diluting a lamellar liquid crystalline phase with water. This new technology produces the liposomes in a single step, and it gives good control over their size.

Excerpt Only This is a shortened version or summary of the article that appeared in the March 01, 2002 issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine. If you would like a copy of the complete article, please contact us at customerservice@cosmeticsandtoiletries.com.