VESICLE-ENCAPSULATED CORTICOSTEROIDS FOR THE TREATMENT OF CANCER

Raymond M. Schiffelers (Inventor), J.M. Metselaar (Inventor), Grietje Molema (Inventor), Gerrit Storm, (Inventor)

    Research output: Patent

    Abstract

    The invention relates to the use of a composition comprising a corticosteroid encapsulated in a vesicle for the manufacture of a medicament for treating cancer, such as the use of a composition comprising a corticosteroid and liposomes, the liposomes comprising a non-charged vesicle-forming lipid, and optionally an amphipathic vesicle-forming lipid and/or a negatively charged vesicle-forming lipid. The invention further relates to a new pharmaceutical composition suitable for treating cancer, and especially solid primary and secondary tumors.

    Original languageEnglish
    Patent numberWO2004019916
    IPCA61K 31/ 727 A I
    Priority date27/08/02
    Publication statusPublished - 11 Mar 2004

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    Schiffelers, R. M., Metselaar, J. M., Molema, G., & Storm, G. (2004). IPC No. A61K 31/ 727 A I. VESICLE-ENCAPSULATED CORTICOSTEROIDS FOR THE TREATMENT OF CANCER. (Patent No. WO2004019916).