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, 11:465 | Cite as

Development of an In Vivo Ovine Dry Powder Inhalation Model for the Evaluation of Conventional and Controlled Release Microparticles

  • Rania O. Salama
  • Leigh Ladd
  • Hak-Kim Chan
  • Daniela Traini
  • Paul M. Young
Brief/Technical Note

Key words

controlled release dry powder inhalation in vivo ovine model pharmacokinetics 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work has been supported by the Clive and Vera Ramaciotti Foundations establishment grant. The authors would like to thank Prof. Andrew McLachlan for his advice and guidance in interpreting the PK data. We would also like to thank the animal house’s manager and staff at Royal North Shore Hospital for their help and assistance during the experiments.

The scholarship for RS from the Egyptian government is acknowledged.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rania O. Salama
    • 1
  • Leigh Ladd
    • 2
  • Hak-Kim Chan
    • 1
  • Daniela Traini
    • 1
  • Paul M. Young
    • 1
  1. 1.Advanced Drug Delivery Group, Faculty of PharmacyUniversity of SydneySydneyAustralia
  2. 2.School of Animal and Veterinary SciencesCharles Stuart UniversityWagga WaggaAustralia

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