Yilmaz Capan, PhD

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Department of Pharmaceutical Technology
Hacettepe University, Turkey

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Yilmaz Capan is Professor of Pharmaceutical Technology and Head of the Pharmaceutical Technology Department at Hacettepe University Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara, Turkey. Professor Capan received his Ph.D. from the University of Lille II, France in 1978. He has been a Visiting Scientist at University of Lille II, Faculty of Pharmacy and at University Paris-Sud, Faculty of Pharmacy, Paris-France and was a Visiting Professor at Louis Pasteur University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Strasbourg-France and at University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. He has thirty-five published refereed-journal articles, twenty published non-refereed journal articles and three published books. Professor Capan holds memberships in the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ankara, Turkish Pharmacists' Association and Pharmacist's Chamber of Ankara.

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Tabletting Sustained Release Oral Solid Dosage Forms Bioadhesion GMP and Quality Assurance Protein Delivery from Biodegradable Microspheres Brain Drug Targeting Nanotechnology