spacer
home > pmps > winter 2002 > nasal delivery of vaccines
PUBLICATIONS
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Packing Sourcer

Nasal Delivery of Vaccines

The nasal delivery of vaccines has recently emerged as an attractive alternative to injection. Nasal vaccination has the advantage that it elicits both local and systemic immune responses. The mucosal immune response is rapid and nasal vaccines may also induce protection in distant mucosal sites. Correct formulation and adequate distribution to the nasal mucosa are, however, essential for efficacy and safety. The complexity of nasal geometry represents a major challenge for efficient intranasal vaccination, and current delivery devices may prove inadequate in meeting future safety and reliability requirements.

Read full article from PDF >>

Rate this article You must be a member of the site to make a vote.  
Average rating:
0
     

There are no comments in regards to this article.

 You must be a member of the site to make a comment.
spacer
By Dr Per Gisle Djupesland, Founder, Head of R&D and Chairman of OptiNose AS
Dr Per Gisle Djupesland is Founder, Head of R&D and Chairman of OptiNose AS, a Norwegian R&D company developing devices based on a novel technology for the nasal delivery of drugs and vaccines. Dr Djupesland is a specialist in Otorhinolaryngology.

He has a PhD in Nasal Physiology and Aerodynamics from the University of Oslo and has also been Research Fellow at the University of Toronto, Canada. Dr Djupesland holds a degree in International Health and Tropical Medicine from the University of Pierre and Marie Curie in Paris, France, and has been Project Manager for a large-scale vaccination trial for the Norwegian Armed Forces.

spacer
Dr Per Gisle Djupesland
spacer
spacer
Print this page
Send to a friend
Privacy statement
News and Press Releases

Turkish Cargo keeps growing in the first quarter of 2019

Maintaining its accomplished operations from Ataturk and Istanbul airports as "Dual Hub", the global brand of Turkish Cargo continued its strong growth momentum during the first quarter of the year despite the shrinkage of the global air cargo sector.
More info >>

White Papers

Systems Engineering for Complex Portable Medical Device Development

Phillips-Medisize

As the demand for complex, portable medical devices continues to grow, reducing risk and increasing efficiency during the development of these products should be paramount. Taking a systems-engineering (SE) approach to development provides a holistic, organized, and deliberate method for identifying as well as reducing both patient and business risks early in the process. Furthermore, it facilitates efficient progression throughout the entire product development life cycle.
More info >>

 
Industry Events

SAPHEX 2019

23-24 October 2019, GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTRE, 10 RICHARDS DRIVE, HALFWAY HOUSE, MIDRAND, 1685, SOUTH AFRICA

SAPHEX 2019 will be held on the 23rd-24th October at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa.
More info >>

 

 

©2000-2011 Samedan Ltd.
Add to favourites

Print this page

Send to a friend
Privacy statement