Acta Pharmaceutica Sinica B


2014 Vol. 4 No. 1, 2014-02-25

Editor Profile and Editorial

Editor profile:Guest editor of special issue “Drug Delivery System and Pharmaceutical Technology”

Chuanbin Wu

2014 , 4(1): 1-1  

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Editorial

2014 , 4(1): 2-2  

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Cover story

Dajun D. Sun, Ping I. Lee

2014 , 4(1): 2-2   doi:

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Review Articles

Can formulation and drug delivery reduce attrition during drug discovery and development—review of feasibility, benefits and challenges

Basavaraj S, Guru V. Betageri

2014 , 4(1): 3-17  

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Fundamental aspects of solid dispersion technology for poorly soluble drugs

Yanbin Huang, Wei-Guo Dai

2014 , 4(1): 18-25  

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Crosslinked hydrogels—a promising class of insoluble solid molecular dispersion carriers for enhancing the delivery of poorly soluble drugs

Dajun D. Sun, Ping I. Lee

2014 , 4(1): 26-36  

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Kidney-targeted drug delivery systems

Peng Zhou, Xun Sun, Zhirong Zhang

2014 , 4(1): 37-42  

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Original Articles

Evaluation of percutaneous permeation of repellent DEET and sunscreen oxybenzone from emulsion-based formulations in artificial membrane and human skin

Tao Wang, Donald Miller, Frank Burczynski, Xiaochen Gu

2014 , 4(1): 43-51  

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Three-dimensional DEM-CFD analysis of air-flow-induced detachment of API particles from carrier particles in dry powder inhalers

Jiecheng Yang, Chuan-Yu Wu, Michael Adams

2014 , 4(1): 52-59  

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Bio-mimetic drug delivery systems designed to help the senior population reconstruct melatonin plasma profiles similar to those of the healthy younger population

Ying Li, Liuyi Wang, Li Wu, Xueju Zhang, Xue Li, Zhen Guo, Haiyan Li, Peter York, Shuangying Gui, Jiwen Zhang

2014 , 4(1): 60-66  

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A detachable coating of cholesterol-anchored PEG improves tumor targeting of cell-penetrating peptide-modified liposomes

Jie Tang, Li Zhang, Han Fu, Qifang Kuang, Huile Gao, Zhirong Zhang, Qin He

2014 , 4(1): 67-73  

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Comparative pharmacokinetics of tetramethylpyrazine phosphate in rat plasma and extracellular fluid of brain after intranasal, intragastric and intravenous administration

Dongmei Meng, Haoyang Lu, Shanshan Huang, Minyan Wei, Pingtian Ding, Xianglin Xiao, Yuehong Xu, Chuanbin Wu

2014 , 4(1): 74-78  

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An aerosol formulation of R-salbutamol sulfate for pulmonary inhalation

Xuemei Zhang, Qing Liu, Junhua Hu, Ling Xu, Wen Tan

2014 , 4(1): 79-85  

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Preparation and evaluation of sustained-release solid dispersions co-loading gastrodin with borneol as an oral brain-targeting enhancer

Zheng Cai, Xiaolu Lei, Zhufen Lin, Jie Zhao, Feizhen Wu, Zhaoxiang Yang, Junxue Pu, Zhongqiu Liu

2014 , 4(1): 86-93  

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The effect of microneedles on the skin permeability and antitumor activity of topical 5-fluorouracil

Youssef W. Naguib, Amit Kumar, Zhengrong Cui

2014 , 4(1): 94-99  

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Short Communication

Enhanced delivery of hydrophilic peptides in vitro by transdermal microneedle pretreatment

Suohui Zhang, Yuqin Qiu, Yunhua Gao

2014 , 4(1): 100-104  

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