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Polysaccharides for Colon–Targeted Drug Delivery: Improved Drug–Release Specificity and Therapeutic Benefits

By Annette Hartzell and Devin J. Rose

Submitted: February 15th 2011Reviewed: June 30th 2011Published: November 2nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/27138

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