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Table 1 Drug released from liposomes and drug encapsulated after incubation at 37 °C for different periods

From: Targeting doxorubicin encapsulated in stealth liposomes to solid tumors by non thermal diode laser

Incubation time (hours) Drug released conc. (μg/ml) Drug encapsulated conc. (μg/ml) Percentage drug encapsulated Percentage drug released
0.0 0.0 69.4 100 0
0.5 2.5 ± 0.02a(S) 66.9 96.3 3.7
1.0 3.1 ± 0.02a(S) 66.3 95.5 4.5
3.0 3.2 ± 0.04a(S) 66.2 95.3 4.7
5.0 4.1 ± 0.03a(S) 65.3 94.1 5.91
7.0 5.8 ± 0.05a(S) 63.6 91.6 8.4
10.0 7.2 ± 0.05a(S) 62.2 89.6 10.4
20.0 7.7 ± 0.02a(S) 61.7 88.9 11.1
  1. aCompared to control group, S Significant when p < 0.05, NS not significant (P > 0.05)