Drug and Enzyme Targeting, Part B, 149 book cover

Drug and Enzyme Targeting, Part B, 149

Volume 149: Drug and Enzyme Targeting Part B

Hardbound, 359 pages

Published: November 1987

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-182049-7

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    "It is a true 'methods' series, including almost every detail from basic theory to sources of equipment and reagents, with timely documentation provided on each page."
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    "The appearance of another volume in that excellent series, Methods in Enzymology, is always a cause for appreciation for those who wish to successfully carry out a particular technique or prepare an enzyme or metabolic intermediate without the tiresome prospect of searching through unfamiliar literature and perhaps selecting an unproven method which is not easily reproduced."
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    "If we had some way to find the work most often consulted in the laboratory, it could well be Colowick and Kaplan's multi-volume series Methods in Enzymology...a great work."
    Praise for the Series, --ENZYMOLOGIA
    "A series that has established itself as a definitive reference for biochemists."
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Contents

  • Cell Targeting Techniques:Biochemical Methods for the Study of Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis.High-Efficiency Gene Transfer into Cells.Lectin-Specific Targeting of Lysosomal Enzymes to Reticuloendothelial Cells.Osmotic Lysis of Pinosomes.Liposome Carriers:Multiple Emulsions as Targetable Delivery Systems.High-Pressure Continuous-Flow System for Drug Entrapment in Liposomes.Temperature- and pH-Sensitive Liposomes for Drug Targeting.pH-Sensitive Immunoliposomes.Photolabile Liposomes as Carriers.Covalent Attachment of Proteins to Liposomes.Use of Avidin-Biotin Technology for Liposome Targeting.Complement-Dependent Phagocytosis of Liposomes by Macrophages.Interaction of Liposomes with Cells.Uptake of Liposome-Encapsulated Agents.Liposome-Mediated Macrophage Activities.Liposomes as Carriers for in Vivo Gene Transfer and Expression.Liposome Entrapment for Delivery of Genetic Material to Plant Protoplasts.Liposome-Encapsulated Hemoglobin as an Artificial Oxygen-Carrying System.Use of Liposomes as Agglutination-Enhancement Agents in Diagnostic Tests.Cellular Carriers:Erythrosomes: Erythrocyte Cytoskeletons Coated with Exogenous Phospholipid as an Encapsulating System.Hypotonic Hemolysis Methods for Entrapment of Agents in Resealed Erythrocytes.High-Efficiency Entrapment of Enzymes in Resealed Red Cell Ghosts by Dialysis.Dialysis Method for Entrapment of Proteins into Resealed Red Blood Cells.Large-Scale Entrapment of Drugs into Resealed Red Blood Cells Using a Continuous-Flow Dialysis System.Electric Modification of Membrane Permeability for Drug Loading into Living Cells.Drug-Induced Endocytosis and Entrapment in Red Cells and Ghosts.Preparation of White Resealable Erythrocyte Ghosts.Phospholipid Asymmetry of Loaded Red Cells.Red Cell-Mediated Microinjection.Magnetically Responsive Erythrocyte "Ghosts".Use of Platelets as Drug Carriers for the Treatment of Hematologic Diseases.Author Index.Subject Index.

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