The present survey showed a fresh proposal to bringing locally a photosensitizer ( a new drug of chlorin category ) for Photodynamic Therapy ( PDT ) . Nanoparticles of lyotropic liquid crystals characterized as hexangular stage lading chlorin derivative were developed. The system were characterized by spectrofluorimentric, dynamic light dispersing and little angle X-ray diffraction ( SAXRD ) . In vitro and in vivo incursion surveies were performed utilizing carnal theoretical account membranes. The system studied was stable during the experiments of turbidness and demonstrated size atom of 161 A± 4 nanometer and a polidispersivity index of 0.175 A± 0.027, which are equal for this application. Furthermore, surveies of SAXRD proved that the liquid crystalline construction remained stable after drug burden. Gel chromatography check showed an encapsulation rate higher than 50 % . In vitro and in vivo skin keeping surveies showed a higher sum of drug retained when the nanodispersion was used, compared to command preparation. Fluorescence microscopic survey besides demonstrated a higher biodistribution of the Cl derived function in the tegument beds. The consequences showed the potency of the nanodispersion in presenting the photosensitizer into the tegument, a important status for the success of PDT topical.
Photodynamic therapy ( PDT ) is an emerging engineering for the of import curative options in direction of neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases ( 1,2 ) . PDT is based on the disposal of a photosensitizing drug ( PS ) and its selective keeping in the malignant tissue ( 3, 4 ) . The PS can be administrated systemically, locally, or locally ( 5 ) . The last measure of PDT is the activation of PS by application of a visible radiation at a wavelength fiting its soaking up spectrum ( 6 ) . In this state of affairs, photophysical reactions take topographic point, ensuing at the cell decease due to the production of free groups and/or reactive O species, particularly oxygen vests ( 1O2 ) ( 7, 8 )
The major restriction of topical PDT is the hapless incursion of PSs through biological barriers, like the tegument. A series of PSs are under survey in PDT experiments, nevertheless, most of them are comparatively hydrophobic and have low capacity of accretion in mark tissue. Recently, surveies have been focused on the development of different schemes to get the better of these troubles, including nanocarriers to bringing PSs and their precursors ( 9 ) , liposomes ( 10 ) ethosomes ( 11 ) , invasomes ( 12 ) , liquid crystals ( 13 ) and magnetic nanoparticles ( 14 ) , among others.
Lyotropic liquid crystals combine the belongingss of crystalline solid and an isotropic liquid ( 15 ) . Several research groups are dedicated to the survey of these systems since they are first-class vehicles for a assortment of drugs due to their ideal construction belongingss that can suit the drug within both aqueous and lipid spheres ( 16, 17 ) .
Reverse hexangular stage composed by monoolein has been shown to increase the topical bringing of drugs ( 18, 19 ) . Carr and gaps ( 20 ) have studied these systems and concluded that some constituents of Myverol ( commercial monoolein ) could heighten the inactive incursion of nicotine in the human stratum horny layer showing the effectivity of this vehicle in presenting drugs transdermally Liquid crystalline stages incorporating monoolein increased the skin bringing of Cyclosporin A, both as a majority stage ( 21 ) and as a nanodispersed preparation ( 18 ) . Further surveies ( 19 ) showed that therapy with topical vitamin K could be improved by the usage of monoolein-based systems.
In the present survey, we proposed a bringing system for PDT based in liquid crystal nanodispersion taking to better the skin bringing of a chlorine derived function. For that we developed PS-loaded nanodispersion of rearward hexangular stage and evaluated its in vitro and in vivo topical application.
MATERIALS AND METHODS
Materials PS chlorin derived functions ( Figures 1 ) were synthesized A harmonizing to described in the literature ( 22 ) and were used such as diastereomeric mixture. These compounds could be obtained through the Diels-Alder reaction where the reaction in the pealing A of protoporphyrin IX dimethyl ester ( PPIXDME ) yielded chlorin A and the reaction in the ring B of PPIXDME yielded chlorin B. Since these chlorin derived functions are really similar in footings of mutual opposition we decided to utilize them as a diatereomeric mixture ( chlorin A + chlorin B ) in all surveies, executing merely a purification in order to take the byproducts. Monoolein ( Myverol 18-99A® ) was purchased from Quest International ( USA ) , oleic acid ( OA ) and octanol was obtained from Sigma-Aldrich ( Sao Paulo, Brazil ) , methanol from Bdick & A ; Jackson ( B & A ; J ACS / HPLC Certified Solvent ) . Sephadex LH20 was purchased by GE Healthcare. Water was purified utilizing a Millipore milli-Q H2O system ( Millipore Corporation ) .
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Analytic methodological analysis for chlorin quantification Chlorine derived function was assayed spectrofluorimetrically utilizing a Fluorolog 3 Triax 550 ( Tokyo, Japan ) at 400 and 670 nanometer of excitement and emanation, severally, utilizing bandwidth 1 nanometer ( 22, 23 ) . It was ab initio prepared a methanolic solution of chlorin ( 25 mg/mL ) , from which consecutive dilutions were performed in order to obtain methanolic standard solutions of 0.05 to 0.3 I?g/mL. Analytic method was developed and evaluated about one-dimensionality, preciseness, truth, bounds of sensing ( LOD ) and lower bound of quantification ( LLOQ ) . LOD was the footing of signal-to-noise ratios ( S/N ) of 3:1 and LLOQ was considered as the minimal concentration at which chlorin was quantified with acceptable one-dimensionality R a‰? 0.99 ( S/N 10:1 ) . Preciseness and truth were performed on both intra-day and inter-day measurings by perennial analysis of three chlorin concentrations determined in the same twenty-four hours and three different yearss, severally ( 24 ) . The stableness of samples incorporating the PS was besides assessed. Therefore, solutions of the PS in different concentrations were solubility in both, methyl alcohol and phosphate buffer pH 7.2 plus polissorbate 80 at 2 % and evaluated at 12 and 120 H after readying by spectrofluorimetry. The experiments were performed in triplicate. Ear porcine tegument was used as a theoretical account tegument of in vitro surveies, because of this was necessary to measure the function of porcine ear tegument in the set of fluorescence of the PS. For this, the outside tegument of the ears from animate beings late killed was removed with the assistance of forceps and scalpel, followed by the remotion of fatty tissue staying in the tegument. Sections of tegument were dermatomed to 500 I?m ( Dermaton, Nouvag, Switzerland ) . It was measured an country of about 1.44 cm2 of tegument and so fragmented in little pieces which were so subjected to homogenisation Turrax equipment. Fragments were dipped into drug methanolic solution and assorted in whirl for 1 min and so subjected to supersonic bath for 24 min. The samples were centrifuged for 10 min at 1901 g, and the supernatant was analyzed by spectrofluorimetry in the same conditions those for the PS method.
Preparation of the preparations Hexagonal liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion was prepared based in the method early published ( 18 ) . Briefly, the PS ( 1 milligram ) was dissolved in 0.3g of lipid stage ( OA: MO mixture at 2:8 ) and 2.7 g of the citrate buffer ( pH 6 ) incorporating 1.5 % Poloxamer 407 was added. The system was allowed to equilibrate at room temperature for 24 h. Then, it was vortex-mixed for 2 min and sonicated in ice-bath at 10 kilohertz for 2 min. The mixture obtained was centrifuged at 1901 g for 10 min and so filtered utilizing a 0.8 I?m membrane porous. The control preparation was a solution of PS in polythene ethanediol ( 0.3 mg/g ) obtained by blending during 5 min in whirl at 3.000 revolutions per minute and so centrifuged at 1901 g for 10 min.
Physicochemical word picture of the nanodispersion
Polarized light microscopy The texture of rearward hexangular liquid crystalline stage was observed by optical microscope Axioplan 2 ( Zeiss, Germany ) equipped with a polarizing filter and coupled to a digital camera Axiocan HRc ( Zeiss, Germany ) with a picture system and automatic image acquisition. The observations were done at 25 °C and 37 °C by utilizing a hot plate theoretical account THMSG 600 ( Link, England ) coupled to the polarized visible radiation microscope.
Turbidimetric analysis The samples were analyzed at 25 A° C and the values obtained of evident optical density 410 nanometer on spectrophotometer ( FentoScan, Brazil ) . RHPNs with and without PS were diluted in citrate buffer pH 6.0 ( 1:50 ) and so analyzed during 72 h. The diluted samples were packed and stored in a quartz cuvette of fluorimeter of 1 centimeters light way to forestall break of the system during reading due to try use. The experiments were performed in triplicate.
Dynamic light dispersing The atom size and polidispersity index ( Pdl ) of hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion were analyzed by light dispersing method ( DLS ) in Zetasizer 3000 HSA ( Malvern Instruments ) utilizing 10mW HeNe optical maser runing at 633 nanometer with incidence sensing angle of 90° at 25 A°C. Measurements place within the cuvette was automatically determined by the package. The samples ( n = 3 ) were obtained by four different procedures: ( I ) Nanodispersions without PS, processed by centrifugation at 1901 g for 10 min and filtration utilizing a 0.8 I?m membrane porous ; ( two ) Nanodispersions incorporating PS and processed by centrifugation at 1901 g for 10 min ; ( three ) Nanodispersions incorporating PS and processed by filtration utilizing a 3 I?m membrane porous ; ( four ) Nanodispersion incorporating PS chlorin and processed in the same manner of first group.
Small angle X-ray diffraction ( SAXRD ) To qualify the liquid crystalline construction of the spread atoms, small-angle synchrotron radiation X-ray diffraction ( SAXRD ) measurings were performed at the Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory ( LNLS ) , Campinas, SP, Brazil, utilizing the D12A-SAXS beam line. The selected wavelength was 0.1488 nanometer and the focal point was located at the sensing plane. The scattered strengths curves were recorded utilizing a planar, position-sensitive MARCCD sensor located at 803.3 millimeter from the sample and ionisation sensor was responsible for supervising the strength of the incident beam. The measurings were carried out with exposure clip of 5 min, at 25 °C. The informations were corrected by sensor homogeneousness, incident beam strength, sample soaking up, and dark noise and space ( buffer solution incorporating Poloxamer ) minus. Unloaded and PS-loaded hexangular stage nanodipersions were analyzed.
Analysis of encapsulation grade by gel chromatography No-encapsulated PS was removed from the hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion by size exclusion chromatography utilizing a Sephadex LH-20 column ( 3.5 diameter, mensurating 17 centimeter after packaging of the column ) . 500 AµL of the samples were placed on the Sephadex column and eluted utilizing purified H2O as nomadic stage. The eluted fractions were monitored by turbidness measurings at 410 nanometers utilizing a FEMTO 800XI spectrophotometer ( Sao Paulo, Brazil ) . Around 30 fractions were collected and aliquots of 1 milliliters of each fraction were lyophilized to take H2O. After the freeze-drying procedure, the samples were solubilized in 3 milliliter of methyl alcohol and assayed for PS by spectrofluorimetry ( I»exc= 400nm, I»em= 670nm ) .
In vitro skin keeping surveies Skin from the exterior of porcine ears was dissected with the assistance of a scalpel and so dermatomed ( ~500 Aµm ) . The tegument was stored at -20A°C and used within one month. For the experiments, the teguments were placed on a Franz cell diffusion ( diffusion country of 0.79 cm2 ) with stratum horny layer ( SC ) confronting the giver compartment where filled with 100 I?L of hexangular stage nanodipersions or command preparation ( n= 6 for each readying ) . The receiving system compartment was filled with 3 milliliters of 100 millimeters phosphate buffer pH 7.2 ( A± 0.2 ) incorporating 2 % of polissorbate 80 to better the PS solubility in the receptor medium. The system was kept at 37A°C by a thermostatic H2O bath. After clip of experiment ( 4, 8 and 12 H ) the system was turned off and skin surfaces removed. They were washed with distilled H2O and the surplus of H2O was removed with a piece of cotton. The incursion of PS in the tegument beds was assessed as described by Lopes and gaps ( 21 ) . In order to divide SC and epidermis plus dermis ( E+D ) , tape depriving procedure was applied utilizing 15 tapes ( DurexA® 3M ) , sing that the first 1 was discarded and the undermentioned dipped in a Falcon tubing incorporating 5 milliliter of methyl alcohol. These were vortex-mixed and bath-sonicated during 2 and 30 min, severally. The samples were filtered utilizing a 0.45 I?m membrane porous. After this, the staying tissue of tegument was cut in little pieces and immersed in 5 milliliter of methyl alcohol, vortex-mixed during 1 min and bath sonicated for 30 min, and so filtrated in the same manner of mentioned. Both methanolic samples were assessed by spectrofluorimetry ( I»exc= 400 nanometer, I»em= 670 nanometer ) in order to quantify the concentration of PS. The recovery rate imposed by the method was antecedently tested utilizing little pieces of porcine ear tegument ( incorporating an country of 1.44 cm2 ) where were added 30 AµL of methanolic solution of PS at 12.5 Aµg/mL. The same process was applied in the absence of the tegument and the PS concentrations were assessed and compared by spectrofluorimetry.
In vivo skin keeping surveies These surveies were conducted harmonizing to the methodological analysis standardized by ROSA et Al. ( 2003 ) and LOPES et. Al. ( 2006 ) ( 25, 21 ) . The experiment applied hairless mice ( male/female six to eight hebdomads old ) strain HRS/J, obtained from Jackson Laboratories, ( Bar Harbor, ME, USA ) , housed at controlled temperature ( 24-26A°C ) and day-to-day 12:12h light/dark rhythms with nutrient and H2O ad libitum. The in vivo protocol was old approved by University of Sao Paulo Animal Care and Use Committee ( Authorization figure 10.1.160.53.0 ) . Animals were separated into 2 groups ( 6 animate beings per group ) , such as control group and hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion group. The topical applications of PS were performed on the dorsum of hairless healthy mice utilizing 150 I?L of the preparations. After 8 H, the hairless mice were euthanized by C dioxide vapour and the topical application country of the tegument was dissected to PS quantification. The PS nowadays in the tegument was so extracted as described for in vitro skin keeping and assessed by spectrofluorimetry ( I»exc= 400 nanometer, I»em= 670 nanometer ) .
Fluorescence microscopy Cross subdivisions of tegument samples obtained at the terminal of in vivo experiments were embedded in a Tissue-TeKA® matriz ( O.C.T compound ) and frozen at -17 A°C to visualise the skin incursion of PS by fluorescence microscopy. Then the samples were sectioned on perpendicular pieces at 30 Aµm thickness utilizing a cryostat ( HM550, Microm, Heidelberg, Germany ) and observed by fluorescent microscope ( AxiosKop 2 plus, Carl Zeiss, Germany ) runing with 395 and 440 nm band-pass excitement and emanation filter, severally. The images obtained were recorded utilizing a device digital camera ( AxioCam HR, Carl Zeiss, Germany ) .
Statistical analyses In vitro and in vivo surveies were analyzed utilizing non-parametric trials ( Student T- Test ) . A 0.05 degree of chance was taken as the degree of significance ( Piˆ?0.05 ) .
RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
Analytic methodological analysis
First, we determined the UV spectrum of methanolic chlorin derivative solution. The spectrum showed that this PS showed a maximal extremum of soaking up at 400 nanometer ( the Soret set ) and this was choose as the excitement wavelength, which is consistent with old research utilizing chlorin category compounds ( 22, 23 ) . Fluorescence response was used as quantification method. It was obtained good one-dimensionality in the concentration scope from 0.08 to 0.4 Aµg/mL ( r= 0.9982 ) . LOD and LLOQ were determined as 6 and 12 ng/mL, severally. Besides, intra and inter-day preciseness showed fluctuation coefficients lower than 5 % . Accuracy was higher than 94 % in the inter-day check. The samples incorporating PS either in methanolic solution or phosphate buffer showed equal stableness, guaranting sample dissolver does non alter significantly the stableness of the analyte during the whole experiments period ( 26 ) .
Physicochemical word picture of the nanodispersion
Polarized light microscopy Polarized light microscopy of liquid crystalline hexangular stages incorporating or non PS revealed a fan-like texture, typical of hexangular stage systems ( Figures 2A, C and D ) , bespeaking that the presence of Cl derived function and Poloxamer did non alter the features of the systems. In add-on, we could detect that the addition in temperature of 25 °C to 37 °C did non disestablished the construction of the system ( Figure 2B ) . The stableness of the system was besides observed after 30 yearss of the sample readying. After the scattering of hexangular stage utilizing sonication procedure, the system resulted in a milky and low-viscosity preparation ( Figure 2E ) , as already reported before ( 19 ) .
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Turbidimetric analysis Turbidimetry can be used for the word picture of atom size distribution and for confirmation of the stableness of colloidal suspensions ( 27 ) .
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Figure 3 shows the stableness of the hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion incorporating or non PS during 72 h. The presence of PS in the nanodispersion lead to less fluctuation in the optical density at 410 nanometer when compared that one without it, which may bespeak that PS increases the system stableness due to formation of a more stiff construction.
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Table 2 shows the consequences of atom size of hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion obtained by different procedures. The method composed by combination of filtration and centrifugation procedure of the sample ( group 1 and 4 ) showed smaller atom size about 160 nanometers. The filtration procedure entirely was non able to advance the standardisation of appropriate atom size ( group 3 ) while that utilizing centrifugation procedure ( group 2 ) , particles became a spot larger than those of groups 1 and 4. No significance difference about the average atom size and polidispersity were observed between groups 1 and 4, therefore the add-on of PS did non modify the atom size when the hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion was submitted to centrifugation and filtration as already described. Consequently, Lopes et al.2006, the sonication procedure in hexangular stage of monoolein-water-poloxamer consequences in the formation of hexangular stage nanodispersion, with atoms around 200 nanometer of diameter. The systems obtained in this research showed a similar profile of those obtained with incorporation of another drugs ( 19, 18 ) . The poloxamer 407 copolymer was applied in the hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion and its concentration may change the atom size, as already demonstrated by others ( 28, 29 ) . The scope of atom size obtained in this survey is in conformity with old surveies of Nakano et. Al. 2001 ( 29 ) , where different concentrations of poloxamer in monoolein provide atoms size runing from 160 to 270 nanometers.
Small angle X-ray diffraction ( SAXRD ) A The profile of SAXRD liquid crystalline stages revealed three diffraction extremums ( ratio 1 / 1, a?s 3, a?s 4 ) , consistent with a hexangular stage construction ( 30 ) and holding with old surveies ( 18 ) . The lattice parametric quantity ( a ) and the full breadth at half maximal ( FWHM ) of the nanodispersions were determined to look into the consequence of the add-on of the drug on the hexangular construction of the atoms.
It can be observed in Figure 4 that the “ a ” of the samples incorporating the drug ( a = 5.86 A± 0.004 ) is smaller than that one observed in the absence of PS ( a = 6.15 A± 0.001 ) .
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This fact likely suggests that the drug is within hydrophobic bed of the nanoparticle, which can do an estimate of the hydrophilic bed, diminishing “ a ” values.
The FWHM values reflect the extension of the upset caused by the add-on of molecules in the liquid crystalline construction. Its addition reflects a less ordered construction while its decrease reflects a more ordered one. Sing the values of FWHM were 0.064 and 0.098 for space and sample incorporating PS, severally, it can be said that the presence of the drug disordered the system, without losing the crystalline construction.
Analysis of encapsulation grade by gel chromatography Several methods have been employed to divide the free signifier of drugs including ion exchange chromatography, ultrafiltration and size exclusion chromatography ( 31, 32 ) . Size exclusion chromatography is the most widely used because of its simpleness, duplicability and it is applicable to different sort of readyings. In the present survey, the hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion incorporating PS showed eluted fractions incorporating PS in both encapsulated and free signifier. The nanodispersion was eluted from the column with H2O between the fractions 7 and 16. These fractions were presented macroscopically milky, besides showing high values of optical density at 410 nanometers. When incorporating the PS, the nanodispersion was eluted in the same fractions, whereas the no-encapsulated PS chlorin was eluted from the column by methyl alcohol between the fractionsaˆ¦aˆ¦aˆ¦ … The check of these fractions by spectrofluorimetry showed an encapsulation grade of 52.10 % ( A± 2.82 ) for the PS.
In vitro skin keeping surveies The incursion belongingss are determined by the OECD Guideline TG 428: Skin Absorption: in vitro Method ( 33 ) , which allows the usage of porcine tegument for incursion surveies. Porcine ear tegument is considered an first-class tegument theoretical account, because the histological features of porcine ear and human teguments have been reported to be really similar in footings of cuticular thickness and composing, coat denseness, cuticular lipid biochemistry and general morphology ( 34 ) , doing it a operable option for human tegument. An first-class correlativity between pervasion informations utilizing porcine ear tegument in vitro and human tegument in vivo have been demonstrated by assorted research workers ( 35, 36 ) .
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Figure 5 presents the consequences of skin incursion in SC and E+D of PS from hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion and control preparation. The nanodispersion was able to advance a significantly addition ( p iˆ? 0.001 ) of PS retained into tegument at all times surveies ( Figures 5A and B ) . PS keeping in E + D increased over clip ; after 4 and 12 H station application it became approximately five and seven times greater than control, severally. This consequence could be explained because the features of the lipoids nowadayss if the preparation ( monoolein and oleic acid ) that can impact the unity of the tegument barrier ( 19, 18, 21,37, 38 ) The usage of lipid colloidal scatterings for topical and transdermal drugs disposal has been studied ( 39, 40 ) . and some surveies showed that the composing and the atom size of scattering systems can act upon the tegument deepness incursion of encapsulated drugs ( 41, 42 ) .
In the present work, we can mention the important enhancement consequence of hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion in presenting PS into the tegument beds to both state of affairs, such as the incursion enhance consequence of the lipoids used and the facilitate incursion of the nanostructures, which can increase the interaction of the preparation and PS in the tegument.
The in vitro consequences obtained in this research are in conformity with the 1s performed by Lopes et Al. 2006 and 2007, such demonstrated an increased the skin keeping of the lipotropic Cyclosporine A utilizing liquid crystalline nanodispersion systems ( 18, 19 ) , demoing that liquid crystalline stages incorporating monoolein are assuring for application in a assortment of interventions that depends on the bringing of the drug to the feasible cuticle. It should be noted that recovery tegument rate of PS utilizing the extraction method was greater than 94 % and this was appropriated to quantification spectrofluorimetry. PS concentrations were non detected in the receptor stage ( phosphate buffer incorporating 2 % of polissorbate 80 ) by the spectrofluorometric check used.
In vivo skin keeping surveies The in vivo skin keeping of PS chlorin was performed after 8 H station topical application. Hexagonal liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion expeditiously enhanced PS skin incursion when compared to command preparation. While with control preparation 1.09 A± 0.48 % of dose applied/cm2 became retained into tegument, RHPN was responsible for rates of 2.72 A± 0.21 % of dose applied/cm2 ( p & lt ; 0.05 ) . This consequence is similar to that obtained in surveies of our research group with cyclosporine A incorporated to this hexangular stage nanodispersion ( 21 ) .
Sing the differences in the cutaneal pervasion between different theoretical account membranes used in vitro and in vivo surveies, we can presume that both in vitro and in vivo incursion surveies confirm the addition of PS concentration retained into tegument when hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion was the bearer.
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When control preparation composed by polythene ethanediol and PS was locally applied, ensuing fluorescence was preponderantly present in SC and merely in some parts of the cuticle a weak fluorescence can be observed ( Figure 6B ) . Furthermore, intervention of the mice tegument with the hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion incorporating PS resulted in increased fluorescence in the SC, feasible cuticle and even in some parts of the corium, as could be seen in Figure 6D. Figures 6A and 6C correspond to the same tegument pieces that in 6B and 6D figures, severally, but without the usage of fluorescence methods, so it is possible to see better the tegument beds. Although the ability of polythene ethanediol to increase the skin incursion of some compounds is known ( 38 ) , the usage of the hexangular liquid crystalline stage nanodispersion resulted in greater skin incursion of PS in deeper tegument beds, what is advantageous for the effectivity of PDT. Like was antecedently seen by Lopes et Al. ( 18 ) for Cyclosporin A utilizing fluorescence microscopy, incorporation of the drug in the nanodispersion consequences in an addition in the skin incursion of the drug. In that work, writer incorporated Cyclosporin A in an hexangular stage nanodispersion and this preparation was effectual in bettering the topical bringing of the peptide without doing skin annoyance, a comum job for this sort of drug.
Recognitions: This work was supported by “ Fundacao de Amparo a Pesquisa do Estado de Sao Paulo ” ( FAPESP, Brazil, undertaking # 04/09465-7 ) and “ Conselho Nacional de Pesquisa ” ( CNPq, Brazil ) . R. Petrilli was the receiver of a CNPq family ( process # 109984/2007-2 ) .