Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Drug Delivery
Drug Delivery
Mineral Coated Microparticles For Gene Delivery In Chronic Wound Therapy
WARF: P170173US02

Inventors: William Murphy, Andrew Khalil, Xiaohua Yu

The Invention
Disclosed are formulations for providing a therapeutic bioactive polypeptide to injured tissue. Formulations include mineral coated microparticles wherein a polynucleotide is adsorbed to the mineral layer. Other formulations include a carrier including mineral coated microparticles wherein mineral coated microparticles include a polynucleotide. Also disclosed are methods for sustained delivery of a bioactive polypeptide and methods for treating chronic wounds using a formulation for providing sustained delivery of the bioactive peptide.
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