Peptide-Enhanced Corneal Drug Delivery

Reference Number: K 05-07

Inventors: Tomich, John; et al

Owner: Kansas State University Research Foundation

USPTO Link:7592341

Invention Summary

Improved methods and preparations are provided for ocular administration of therapeutic drugs. The preparations include respective quantities of a drug and a peptide which enhances transport of the drug across ocular tissues. The drug and peptide components may be separately administered or used as a mixture. The preferred peptide is NC-1059 (SEQ. ID NO. 1).