today’s cyclodextrin:
The article on Captisol®, a solubilizing and stabilizing technology of Ligand Pharmaceuticals, highlights its evolution from uncertain beginnings to becoming a pharmaceutical industry staple, thanks to the perseverance of scientists and strategic partnerships, notably with Pfizer. Initially developed from the need for better drug formulation tools, Captisol has been integral in creating viable drug products, especially for poorly soluble and unstable molecules. Its proven safety, alongside innovations in production and application, has led to its inclusion in multiple FDA-approved drugs, with ongoing expansion into various administration routes and global regulatory acceptance​​.
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SOLUBILIZING & STABILIZING TECHNOLOGY – CAPTISOL® – Part Perseverance & Part Serendipity (