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Journal of Drug Delivery
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 513950, 11 pages
Simulation of Drug Release from PLGA Particles In Vivo
1Laboratory of Gastrointestinal Tract Reconstruction, Tohoku University, Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, Japan
2Division of Surgical and Molecular Pathophysiology, Tohoku University, Graduate School of Medicine, 2-1 Seiryo-machi, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8575, Japan
3Department of Colorectal Surgery, Tohoku University Hospital, 1-1 Seiryo-machi, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8574, Japan
Received 3 June 2013; Revised 3 September 2013; Accepted 9 September 2013
Academic Editor: Viness Pillay
Copyright © 2013 Kaori Sasaki et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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