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Dermatopharmacology of Topical Preparations

A Product Development-Oriented Approach

Editors: Gabard, B., Elsner, P., Surber, C., Treffel, P. (Eds.)

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  • Focus on experimental models (in vitro and in vivo, in animals and humans) used for screening, development of dermatological and cosmetic formulations
  • Critical overview and practical description of the experimental models including their possibilities and limits Rapid but founded approach to questions arising at the beginning or during the development of a particular topical product
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Proof of the efficacy of dermatological products is a prerequisite for clinical testing and registration. Now, efficacy claims for cosmetics must be equally substantiated. This book provides a concise, practical but comprehensive overview of experimental models used to screen, develop and select dermatological and cosmetic formulations. The authors are recognized specialists in their field and use a standardized approach to the projects facilitating the reading for the stressed scientist, for the R+D managers general view as well as for the beginners in the field.

Table of contents (26 chapters)

Table of contents (26 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-2

    Maibach, Howard I

  • The Vehicle: The Pharmaceutical Carrier of Dermatological Agents

    Pages 5-21

    Surber, Christian (et al.)

  • The Absolute Fundamentals of Transdermal Permeation (Drug Delivery for Dummies)

    Pages 23-35

    Smith, Eric (et al.)

  • Basics (Guidelines) on Cell Culture Testing for Topical/Dermatological Drugs/Products and Cosmetics With Regard to Efficacy and Safety of the Preparations

    Pages 37-57

    Boelsma, Esther (et al.)

  • Guidelines and Methods on Safety Testing for Dermatics and Cosmetics

    Pages 59-77

    Maurer, Thomas

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-57145-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $109.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-62960-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Dermatopharmacology of Topical Preparations
Book Subtitle
A Product Development-Oriented Approach
Editors
  • B. Gabard
  • P. Elsner
  • Christian Surber
  • P. Treffel
Copyright
2000
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-57145-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-57145-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-62960-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 470
Number of Illustrations
66 b/w illustrations, 10 illustrations in colour
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