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Abstract

AN OVERVIEW OF POLYMER THERAPEUTICS

Dr. (Mrs.) Ganga Srinivasan*,  Ms. Vaishnavi Vaidya.

ABSTRACT

"Polymer therapeutics‟ term refers to polymeric drugs, polymer–drug
conjugates, polymer–protein conjugates, polymeric micelles,
dendrimers and polyplexes. The discovery of the enhanced
permeability and retention effect by Maeda, along with the polymerdrug
conjugate model that was proposed by Ringsdorf, directed the
early steps of polymer therapeutics towards cancer therapy. The high
versatility of polymer conjugates and their unique properties allows the
design of effective treatments for various diseases. Many PEG-protein
complexes have reached the market, while polymer drug conjugates &
polymeric micelles have entered different phases of clinical trials. In
this article, an overview of polymer therapeutics is discussed with a
focus on concepts and examples that characterize the salient features of polymer therapeutics.

Keywords: Anti-cancer medicines, conjugation, dendrimers, EPR effect, polymeric micelles, polyplex.


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