Chemistry Journal of Moldova

ROLE OF CYCLODEXTRINS IN NEW ANTIMYCOBACTERIAL FORMULATIONS

Author(s):

Veaceslav Boldescu, Fliur Macaev, Gheorghe Duca


Field: Organic chemistry
Type: Review
Issue: 2014 Volume 9, no.1
Pages: 8-13
Keywords:

cyclodextrin, nano-encapsulation, tuberculosis, mycobecteria, cholesterol


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DOI:
dx.doi.org/10.19261/cjm.2014.09(1).01

Graphical Abstract:
 This paper is dedicated to the role of cyclodextrins in new formulations for the treatment of infections with Mycobacterium tuberculosis that are in the process of design and development. Cyclodextrins play the role of solubilizing agents and promoters of the antimycobacterial substances penetration inside the mycobacterial cell.

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