One of various talented new drug delivery systems, liposomes characterize an advanced technology to deliver active molecules to the site of action, and at present, several formulations are in clinical use. The liposome consist of phospholipids, which have phosphoric acid sides to form the liposome players. Liposomes can be prepared in different lipid compositions or by different method. The present review will shortly explain the characteristics, advantages, disadvantages, method of preparation applications of liposomes in food, cosmetics, gen genetic engineering, immunology, cancer therapy, infection, and also the diagnosis.
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Tabasum Siraj Mulla, Monika Sanjay Thorat, Yogita Rayate, Manoj Nitalikar . Liposome as a Drug Carrier. Asian J. Res. Pharm. Sci. 2019; 9(2): 141-147. doi: 10.5958/2231-5659.2019.00021.3