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Sci. Pharm. 2010, 78(3), 640; (registering DOI)

New Insights into the Pelletization Mechanism by Extrusion/Spheronization

Institute of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Heinrich-Heine-University, Duesseldorf, Germany
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Received: 12 July 2010 / Accepted: 12 July 2010 / Published: 12 July 2010
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Pellet manufacturing by extrusion/spheronisation is quite common in the pharmaceutical field because the obtained product is characterized by a high spericity as well as a narrow particle size distribution. [...]
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KOESTER, M.; THOMMES, M. New Insights into the Pelletization Mechanism by Extrusion/Spheronization. Sci. Pharm. 2010, 78, 640.

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