DST/NWU Preclinical Drug Development Platform

Organisation: DSTNWU Preclinical Drug Development Platform

Name of Exhibition: Novel dosage forms in Africa

Exhibition Summary:

The DST/NWU Preclinical Drug Development Platform, in conjunction with the dti Pheroid Cluster Incubator, can be regarded as drivers of health innovation and exploratory pharmaceutical and bio-agricultural manufacturing in South Africa.  The exhibition will illustrate the use of Pheroid technology as platform delivery technology.  Pheroid is a home-grown system capable of the delivery of multiple molecules in the human health, supplement and cosmetic sector.  It is also used as bio-transporter of agricultural compounds to enhance harvest yield.  In both the human and agricultural sector, products have reached the market; two Pheroid-based products manufactured locally are exported to three continents.


Contact: Prof. Anne Grobler

Tel/Mobile: 018 299-4467 / 082-829 3056
Email: anne.grobler@nwu.ac.za


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