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Pharmaceuticals Encapsulation Process Applications

We offer a broad spectrum of services is offered to the pharmaceutical industry, including:

  • Microencapsulation process and formulation development
  • Drug delivery
  • Drug synthesis
  • Modeling
  • Analytical methods development and validation
  • Clinical trial manufacturing

The Microencapsulation and Nanomaterials Department at SwRI maintains compliance with the Food and Drug Administration's current Good Laboratory Practices and Current Good Manufacturing Practices.



  • Oral
  • Injectables
  • Nasal
  • Ocular
  • Otic
  • Transdermal


  • Targeted delivery
  • Lower dose requirements
  • Fewer systemic side effects
  • Improved bioavailability
  • Taste masking
  • Improve drug stability
  • Alternative formulations
  • Potent drug
  • Controlled substances