volume 268, issue 1-2, P31-35 2003
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2003.08.014
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Abstract: The aim of this study was to evaluate the potential of poly(methylidene malonate 2.1.2) as a new drug delivery system to the central nervous system. 5-Fluorouracil microspheres were formulated by an emulsion-extraction method, and evaluated on a C6 glioma model. Twenty-seven Sprague-Dawley female rats underwent implantation of various C6 cell concentrations. Magnetic resonance imaging was performed at day 10 to control the setting of the tumor, by using a T2-weighted sequence. At day 12, 18 animals received bl…

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