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cochleate

[′kōk·lē‚āt]
(biology)
Spiral; shaped like a snail shell.
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Sara Krause-Elsmore, PhD, a research scientist at BDSI who leads the Bioral Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID) Cochleate Program, stated; "Taking anti-inflammatories, such as aspirin, for extended periods of time to combat chronic inflammation leads to serious problems in the digestive tract, like bleeding and ulcers.
The Company is also working with its patented Bioral cochleate technology to facilitate oral dosing of drugs that would otherwise require intravenous administration.
The company is working with its BEMA technology and its patented Bioral cochleate technology on products targeted at conditions common to oncology and surgical patients such as pain and infections.