An approach to prepare microparticles of uniform size.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Science University of Tokyo, Japan.
Journal of Microencapsulation (Impact Factor: 1.57). 01/1995; 12(2):129-36. DOI: 10.3109/02652049509015283
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ABSTRACT A novel emulsification method which employs a glass membrane of controlled pore size was adopted to prepare various types of microparticles. The microparticles thus obtained were uniform in size and the procedure proved applicable to a wide variety of microencapsulation processes. Furthermore, the particle size could be controlled by selecting preparative conditions.

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