Industrial Innovations

A Biocompatible, Self-Digestive and Antimycotic Intra Ocular Natamatrix

Natamycin was formulated as 1% and 0.5% eye drops and the transcorneal penetration was assessed in rabbits against conventional 5% suspension formulation.

Area: Life Sciences & Biotechnology

Funding agency: Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India

Benefits: The biodegradable implant is used as antifungal medication.

Implementing institute: National Research Development Corporation (NRDC), Govt. of India

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