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What is the function of a liposome?

Liposomes are nanometer size phospholipid vesicle containing aqueous phase inside its cavity. This hydrophobic phospholipid layer and the aqueous cavity can be used to load hydrophobic and hydrophilic drugs respectively. Full Answer

What are fusogenic liposomes?

A fusogenic liposome composition for delivering a liposome-entrapped compound into the cytoplasm of a target cell is described. The liposomes have an outer surface coating of chemically releasable hydrophilic polymer chains which shield hydrophobic polymers on the liposome outer surface… Full Answer