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René Holm

The Search for New and Innovative Excipients – Possible Applications of Semi Fluorinated Alkanes

Identifying delivery routes to optimise bioavailability is a core topic in delivering safer, more effective drugs to market. In his latest column, René discuses the chemically curious compounds, semi-fluorinated alkanes and their uses as excipients

by: René Holm
Published: May 7, 2013
Tags: SFA, drug delivery, René Holm, bioavailability, excipients


René Holm

Buccal Delivery: Simple Physical Chemical Considerations

Efficient treatments options that are acceptable for both the patients and the physicians are the corner stones in drug development within the pharmaceutical industry. In his new column, 'Drug Delivery', René Holm, Head of Pre-formulation at Lundbeck looks at how Buccal delivery has been explored intensively during the last decade to overcome the disadvantages of oral drug delivery.

by: René Holm
Published: September 5, 2012
Tags: drug delivery, Buccal Delivery