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Skalko-Basnet, Natasa


Professor
Institutt for farmasi


Telefon: 776 46640
Mobil jobb / Mobil privat: /
Epost : natasa.skalko-basnet@uit.no
Campus: Tromsø
Kontor/besøksadresse : FARM F3.103 / Farmasibygget
Funksjon : Professor and Head of Drug Transport and Delivery Research Group

Stillingsbeskrivelse:

Professor and Head of Drug Transport and Delivery Research Group

Responsible for courses in Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics:

FAR 2042 Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics

FAR 3043 Advanced Drug Delivery Systems in Nanomedicine (Master course)

FAR 8043 Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine (PhD course)

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CURRICULUM VITAE

 Name:                                      Natasa SKALKO-BASNET

Date of birth:                            27. 11. 1963.

Sex:                                          female

Nationality:                               Croatian

Marital status:                           married, one child

Language ability:                       Croatian, English, German, basic Norwegian

 

                        Education and Professional Qualification

1986 B. Pharm at Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, CROATIA

            Thesis: The influence of the shampoo properties on the condition of the hair,           supervisor Prof. Dr. M. Cajkovac

 1987    State examination for registered pharmacist

 1990 M Sc in Pharmaceutical Sciences at Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, CROATIA

Thesis: Liposomes with clindamycin hydrochloride: characterization and application in medical cosmetology, supervisor Prof. Dr. I. Jalsenjak

 1995 PhD at The School of Pharmacy, University of London, U.K

PhD Thesis: The effect of microfluidization on liposomal surface protein: characterization and immunological studies, supervisor Prof. Dr. G. Gregoriadis

 1999 University "Habilitation" as required for Professorship at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, CROATIA

            Subject: Novel drug delivery systems

 

                        Professional Experience

1986-1987       1 year training in a retail pharmacy, hospital pharmacy and Center for Drug Registration, Zagreb, Croatia; as required for registration for pharmacists

1987-1990       Master student and teaching associate at the Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Croatia,

1990-1995       University assistant at the Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Croatia

1995-1998       University assistant (lecturer) at the Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Croatia

1998-1999       Higher university assistant (senior lecturer) at the Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Croatia

1999                Professor at the Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Croatia

2001-2008       Professor at The School of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, Pokhara University, Nepal; 2004-2008 also Program Director

April 2008-present, Professor at the Department of Pharmacy, University of Tromso, Norway

November 2008-July 2009, Head of Section for Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Department of Pharmacy, University of Tromsø, Norway

August 2009-present, Head of Drug Transport and Delivery Research Group, Department of Pharmacy, University of Tromsø, Norway

 

                        International research experience

United Kingdom

1990-1991 6 months as a visiting researcher at Centre for Drug Delivery Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London

            The research subject: Liposomes with covalently coupled ligands                               supervisor Prof. Dr. G. Gregoriadis; financed by Croatian Ministry of Science

1991-1994 PhD student at The School of Pharmacy, University of London; PhD scholarship awarded by Overseas Research Scheme Program and University of London

 

Germany

1992 1 month as a visiting researcher at LS Pharmazeutische Technologie, Pharmazeutishes Institut, University of Freiburg

            The research subject: Characterization of liposomal size by electron microscopy,                             supervisor Dr. M. Brandl; financed by German/English Exchange Program

1996 2 months as a visiting researcher at LS Pharmazeutische Technologie, Pharmazeutisches Institut, University of Freiburg

The research subject: The application of surface-conjugated protein in oligonucleotides therapy,

supervisor Prof. Dr. R. Schubert, financed by Deutsche Akademische Austausch Dienst

1997-1998 Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellow at LS Pharmazeutische Technologie, Pharmazeutisches Institut, University of Freiburg

The research subject: Liposomes in gene delivery, supervisor Prof. Dr. R. Schubert

 

The Netherlands

1993 6 months as a visiting researcher at Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Leiden/Amsterdam Center for Drug Research, University f Leiden

The research subject: Characterization of liposomes with surface linked proteins by freeze-fracture-, cryo-electron microscopy and small angle X-ray scattering techniques,

supervisor Prof. Dr. J. Bouwstra, The research was part of PhD and financed by British Council

1994 1 month as a visiting researcher at the same laboratory, completing the experiments

 

Japan

1999-2000 Science Promotion Officer (Visiting Scientist), Pharmacology Department, Institute of Natural Medicine, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University

            The research subject: Liposomes in gene delivery to the brain

 

Nepal

2001-2008 Professor at the School of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, Pokhara University

2004–2008 Program Director at the School of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, Pokhara University

 

                        Positions of responsibility held

1984-1986       Member of Undergraduate Student Union Committee, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Croatia

1991-1992       Treasurer of Postgraduate Society, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, U.K

1994-1999       Member of the Board for Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Society of Croatia

1996    Member of the Organizing Committee-Scientific Affairs for 2nd Croatian Society of Cosmetic Chemists Meeting, Brijuni, Croatia

2003-2008       Subject Committee member, field Pharmacy, Pokhara University, Nepal

2004-2008       Program Director, The School of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, Pokhara University, Nepal

2008-2009, Head of Section for Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Department of Pharmacy, University of Tromsø, Norway

2009-present, Head of Drug Transport and Delivery Research Group, Department of Pharmacy, University of Tromsø, Norway

 

                        Awards and Citations for Achievements

National Education Award 2060 (2003), HGM Nepal, The Ministry of Education, Nepal

Ambassador for Peace, Universal Peace Federation, 2007

 

                        Awards and Bibliographical Citations for Achievements

National Education Award 2003, HGM Nepal, The Ministry of Education, Nepal

Who is Who in Croatian Medicine, 1st Edition, Croatia

Marquis Who is Who in Science and Engineering, 4th Edition, USA

Marquis Who is Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2nd Edition, USA

Marquis Who is Who in the world, 16th Edition, USA

2000 Outstanding Scientists of the 20th Century, Cambridge, UK

 

                        Research interests

Liposomes as novel drug delivery system in topical application

Biohydrogels

Topical formulations containing natural origin substances

 

                        Research Grants

1998-2000       Young scientist supporting research grant awarded by Croatian Ministry of Science, Subject: Liposomes for drug targeting

2003                Pokhara University Grant, Subject: Formulation of the herbal cream and its evaluation in the cure of baby napkin rashes

2004                Pokhara University Grant, Subject: Standardization of capsicum tincture for the use in treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

2005                Pokhara University Grant, Subject: Liposomes containing capsaicin: Formulation and in vitro evaluation

2009                Phospholipid Research Center, Heidelberg: Liposomal delivery of curcumin and Curcuma extract as the anti-inflammatory and anticancer agents intended for vaginal therapy

 

                       

Membership

EUFEPS (Individual Member)

Phospholipid Research Center

 

PUBLICATIONS

Book:

Mariko Mizobe and Natasa Skalko Basnet (2006) Comparative Study on the Role of Pharmacist in Nepal and Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Nepal

 

Refereed papers

1. M. Cajkovac, L. Oremovic and N. Skalko (1987) Untersuchung der Shampoowirkung auf das Haar, Parfumerie und Kosmetik, 68, 704-712

 

2. N. Skalko and M. Cajkovac (1989) Collagen in cosmetic products, Farmaceutski Glasnik, 45, 1-5 (in Croatian)

3. N. Skalko, M. Cajkovac and I. Jalsenjak (1992) Liposomes with clindamycin hydrochloride in the therapy of Acne vulgaris, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 85, 97-101

 

4. C. A. W. Bate, J. Taverne, H. J. Bootsma, R. C. St H. Mason, N. Skalko, G. Gregoriadis and J. H. L. Playfair (1992) Antibodies against phosphatidylinositol and inositol monophosphate specifically inhibit tumour necrosis factor induction by malaria exoantigens, Immunology, 76, 35-41

 

5. T. Yoshioka, N. Skalko, M. Gursel, G. Gregoriadis and A. T. Florence (1995) A non-ionic surfactant vesicle-in-water-in-oil (v/w/o) system: potential uses in drug and vaccine delivery, Journal of Drug Targeting, 2, 533-539

 

6. N. Skalko, J. Bouwstra, F. Spies and G. Gregoriadis (1996) The effect of microfluidization of protein-coated liposomes on protein distribution on the surface of generated vesicles, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1301, 249-254

 

7. N. Skalko, J. Filipovic-Grcic, M. Becirevic-Lacan and I.Jalsenjak (1996) Nifedipine and nifedipine-cyclodextrin complexes in liposomes and microspheres, Acta Pharmaceutica, 46, 159-168

 

8. J. Filipovic-Grcic, M. Becirevic-Lacan, N. Skalko and I. Jalsenjak (1996) Chitosan microspheres of nifedipine and nifedipine-cyclodextrin inclusion complexes, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 135, 183-190

 

9. N. Skalko, M. Brandl, M. Becirevic-Lacan, J. Filipovic-Grcic and I. Jalsenjak (1996) Liposomes with nifedipine and nifedipine-cyclodextrin complex: calorimetrical and plasma stability comparison, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 4, 359-366

 

10. M. Becirevic-Lacan, J. Filipovic-Grcic, N. Skalko and I. Jalsenjak (1996) Dissolution characteristics of nifedipine by complexation with b-cyclodextrins, Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, 22, 1231-1236

 

11. M. Cajkovac, B. Cvetkovska and N. Skalko (1997) The effect of protein shampoo on the condition of hair, Acta Pharmaceutica, 47, 125-132

 

12. M. Becirevic-Lacan and N. Skalko (1997) Hydrocortisone-g-cyclodextrin complex: the complexation methods and complex incorporation in liposomes, STP Pharma Sciencies, 7, 343-347

 

13. N. Skalko, J. Bouwstra, F. Spies, M. Stuart, P. M. Frederik and G. Gregoriadis (1998) Morphological observations on liposomes bearing covalently bound protein: Studies with freeze-fracture and cryo-electron microscopy and small angle X-ray scattering techniques, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1370, 151-160

 

14. N. Skalko, M. Cajkovac and I. Jalsenjak (1998) Liposomes with metronidazole for topical use: the choice of preparation method and vehicle, Journal of Liposome Research, 8, 283-293

 

15. N. Skalko, R. Peschka, A. Lung, D. Moradpour, U. Altenschmidt, W-B. Offensperger, Blum, H. and R. Schubert (1998) pH-sensitive liposomes bearing ligands for receptor-mediated targeting, 17th Pharmaceutical Technology Conference Book, Volume 2, pp 53-59

 

16. N. Skalko, R. Peschka, U. Altenschmidt, A. Lung and R. Schubert (1998) pH-sensitive liposomes for receptor-mediated delivery to chicken hepatoma (LMH) cells, FEBS Letters, 434, 351-356

 

17. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (1999) Development of liposomes for vaginal delivery, 18th Pharmaceutical Conference Book, Volume 3, pp 3-13

 

18. J. Filipovic-Grcic, N. Skalko-Basnet, Z. Pavelic, I. Cepelak and I. Jalsenjak (1999) Mucoadhesive chitosan-coated liposomes: The influence of chitosan type on liposomal characteristics, 18th Pharmaceutical Conference Book, Volume 1, pp 290-297

 

19. N. Skalko-Basnet (1999) Novel drug delivery systems, Medika, 11, 15-17 (in Croatian)

 

20. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (1999) Liposomes containing drugs for treatment of vaginal infections, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 8, 345-351

 

21. R. Peschka-Suss and N. Skalko-Basnet (2000) The association of plain and ligand-bearing neutral and pH-sensitive liposomes with various cells, Journal of Liposome Research, 10, 43-59

 

22. N. Skalko-Basnet, Z. Pavelic and M. Becirevic-Lacan (2000) Liposomes containing drug and cyclodextrin prepared by the one-step spray-drying method, Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, 26, 1279-1284

 

23. N. Skalko-Basnet, M. Tohda and H. Watanabe (2000) Delivery of antisense oligonucleotides to neuroblastoma cells, NeuroReport, 11, 3117-3121

 

24. J. Filipovic-Grcic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (2001) Chitosan coated liposomes: characteristic and stability, Journal of Microencapsulation, 18, 3-12

 

25. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and R. Schubert (2001) Liposomal gels for vaginal delivery, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 219, 139-149

 

26. N. Skalko-Basnet, M. Tohda and H. Watanabe (2002) Uptake of liposomally entrapped fluorescent antisense oligonucleotides in NG108-15 cells: Conventional versus pH-sensitive liposomes, Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, 25, 1583-1587

 

27. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet, R. Schubert and I. Jalsenjak (2004) Liposomal gels for vaginal drug delivery, Methods in Enzymology, 387, 287-299

 

28. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (2004) Liposomal gel with chloramphenicol: Characterization and in vitro release, Acta Pharmaceutica 54, 319-330

 

29. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (2005) Characterization and in vitro evaluation of bioadhesive liposome gels for local therapy of vaginitis, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 301, 140-148

 

30. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet, J. Filipovic Grcic, A. Martinac and I. Jalsenjak (2005) Development and in vitro evaluation of a liposomal vaginal delivery system for acyclovir, Journal of Controlled Release, 106, 34-43

 

31. A. Adhikari, H. P. Devkota, A. Takano, K. Masuda, T. Nakane, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2008) Natural whitening agents: screening of Nepalese crude drugs traditionally used to treat hyperpigmentation, International Journal of Cosmetic Science, 30, 353-360

 

32. S. Aryal and N. Skalko-Basnet (2008) Stability of amlodipine besylate and atenolol in multi-component tablets of mono-layer and bi-layer types, Acta Pharmaceutica, 58, 299-308

 

33. K. R. Rijal, N. Pahari, B. K. Shrestha, A. K. Nepal, B. Paudel, P. Mahato and N. Skalko-Basnet (2008) Prevelence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in school children of Pokhara, Nepal Medical College Journal, 10, 192-195

 

34. S. Gurung and N. Skalko-Basnet (2009) Wound healing properties of Carica papaya latex: in vivo evaluation in mice burn model, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 121, 338-341

 

35. B. Thapa, N. Skalko-Basnet, A. Takano, K. Masuda and P. Basnet (2009) HPLC analysis of capsaicin content in sixteen Capsicum fruits from Nepal, Journal of Medicinal Food, 12, 908-913

 

36. J. P. Chalise, K. Acharya, N. Gurung, R Gurung; R. P. Bhusal, N. Skalko-Basnet, and P. Basnet, (2010) Antioxidant activity and polyphenol content in edible wild fruits from Nepal, International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition, 61, 425-432

 

37. P. R. Karn, Z. Vanić, I. Pepić and N. Skalko-Basnet (2010) Mucoadhesive liposomal delivery systems: the choice of coating material, Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, accepted

 

 

 

ABSTRACTS OF CONTRIBUTIONS TO ACADEMIC CONFERENCES

  1. N. Skalko and M. Cajkovac (1988) Collagen in cosmetics, 10th Yugoslav Pharmaceutical Congress, Novi Sad, Yugoslavia, September 1988, lecture (in Croatian)
  2. N. Skalko and G. Gregoriadis (1992) The effect of microfluidization of multilamellar liposomes on the surface exposure of a protein covalently linked to the bilayer, 1st Annual UKAPS Conference, York, UK, April 1992, short communication
  3. N. Skalko and G. Gregoriadis (1992) Protein exposure on the liposomal surface after vesicle size reduction, 2nd Liposome Research Days, Leiden, The Netherlands, June 1992, short communication; published in Journal of Liposome Research (1993) 3, 157-158
  4. N. Skalko and G. Gregoriadis (1993) The effect of microfluidization of liposomes on the localization of surface linked ligands, 8th Liposome Workshop, Oberjoch, Germany, short communication  
  5. N. Skalko, G. Gregoriadis, J. A. Bouwstra and F. Spies (1993) Localization of protein on liposomal surface: the effect of microfluidization, Liposome in Drug Delivery: The nineties and beyond, London, UK, December 1993, poster
  6. T. Florence, G. Gregoriadis, N. Skalko, T. Yoshioka and M. Gursel (1993) Vesicle (niosome)-in-water-in-oil dispersions: their potential use in drug and vaccine delivery, Liposome in Drug Delivery: The nineties and beyond, London, UK, December 1993, lecture
  7. N. Skalko, M. Cajkovac (1995) Liposomes in cosmetology: Today and Tomorrow, Proceedings of the Forum of Croatian Society of Cosmetic Chemists, Stubicke Toplice, Croatia, May 1995, 157-161 short communication (in Croatian)
  8. N. Skalko, J. Bouwstra and G. Gregoriadis (1995) Microfluidized liposomes with surface-linked protein: Characterization and immunological studies, Fourth Liposome Research Days Conference: Liposomes- State of the Art, Freiburg, Germany, September 1995, poster, published in Journal of Liposome Research, 6 (1996) 254
  9. N. Skalko, J. Filipovic-Grcic, M. Becirevic-Lacan and I. Jalsenjak (1995) Inclusion of nifedipine and nifedipine-cyclodextrin complexes into microspheres and liposomes, First Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology, Bled, Slovenia, October 1995, short communication, published in Farmaceutski Vestnik, 46, 201-202
  10. M. Brandl, D. Bachman, N. Skalko, T. Schneider, K. H. Bauer and A. Blume (1995) Homogeneity of binary (phospho-)lipid membranes and their interaction with drug substances as followed by DSC, Second Symposium and Workshop on Pharmacy and Thermal Analysis, Geneve, Switzerland, October 1995, invited lecture
  11. N. Skalko (1996) Coupling of proteins to liposomes- an overview, 11th Liposome Worhshop, Oberjoch, Germany, March 1996, lecture
  12. N. Skalko (1996) Liposomal carriers of drug substances, 1st Croatian Congress on Pharmacy, Zagreb, Croatia, June 1996, invited communication
  13. M. Cajkovac, B. Cvetkovska and N. Skalko (1996) The effect of protein shampoo on the condition of the hair, 1st Croatian Congress on Pharmacy, Zagreb, Croatia, June 1996, poster
  14. N. Skalko and M. Cajkovac (1996) The choice of vehicle for dermatotherapeutics containing liposomes, Proceedings of the 2nd Congress of Croatian Society of Cosmetic Chemists, Brijuni, Croatia, September 1996, 60-62, short communication
  15. M. Cajkovac, L. Oremovic, N. Mihovilovic, H. Sharma, N. Skalko and A. Fiser (1996) Development of a new shampoo formulation 2-in-1 and determination of its efficiency, Proceedings of the 2nd Congress of Croatian Society of Cosmetic Chemists, Brijuni, Croatia, September 1996, 63-71, short communication
  16. N. Skalko, R. Peschka and R. Schubert (1997) Oberfloechenmodifizierte Liposomen in der Gen-Therapie, Lehrstuhl-Seminar Oberjoch, April 1997, short communication
  17. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko and I. Jalsenjak (1997) Stability of liposomes prepared by the polyol dilution method, 2nd Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology, Portoroz, Slovenia, September 1997, poster
  18. N. Skalko, M. Brandl, M. Becirevic-Lacan, J. Filipovic-Grcic and I. Jalsenjak (1997) Liposomes with nifedipine and nifedipine-cyclodextrin complex: calorimetrical comparison, 3rd Symposium/Workshops on Pharmacy and Thermal Analysis, Ascona, Switzerland, October 1997, short communication
  19. N. Skalko, R. Peschka, A. Lung and R. Schubert (1998) pH-sensitive liposomes in receptor-mediated delivery, 12th Liposome Workshop, Oberjoch, Germany, March 1998, short communication.
  20. N. Skalko, R. Peschka, A. Lung, D. Moradpour, U. Altenschmidt, W-B. Offensperger, Blum, H. and R. Schubert (1998) pH-sensitive liposomes bearing ligands for receptor-mediated targeting, 17th Pharmaceutical Technology Conference, Dublin, Ireland, March 1998, short communication
  21. R. Peschka, N. Skalko and R. Schubert (1998) The uptake of liposome preparations by different cells, 2nd World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, Paris, France, May 1998, poster
  22. N. Skalko, R. Peschka, A. Lung and R. Schubert (1998) pH-sensitive liposomes in receptor-mediated delivery, The Sixth Liposome Research Days Conference, Var, France, May 1998, poster
  23. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko and I. Jalsenjak (1998) Liposomes for vaginal drug delivery, The Sixth Liposome Research Days Conference, Var, France, May 1998, poster
  24. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (1999) Development of liposomes for vaginal delivery, 18 Pharmaceutical Technology Conference, Utrecht, The Nertherlands, April 1999, short communication
  25. J. Filipovic-Grcic, N. Skalko-Basnet, Z. Pavelic, I. Cepelak and I. Jalsenjak (1999) Mucoadhesive chitosan-coated liposomes: the influence of chitosan type on liposomal characteristics, 18th Pharmaceutical Technology Conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands, April 1999, poster (the best poster award)
  26. J. Filipovic-Grcic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (1999) Mucoadhesive chitosan-coated liposomes: characteristics and stability, 12th International Symposium on Microencapsulation, London, U.K., September 1999, poster
  27. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet, I. Jalsenjak and R. Schubert (1999) Liposomes for vaginal delivery: choice of preparation method, Liposome Advances: Progress in drug and Vaccine Delivery, London, U. K., December 1999, poster
  28. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (2001) Liposomes containing antimicrobial drugs, 2nd Croatian Pharmaceutical Congress, Cavtat, Croatia, June 2001, poster
  29. Z. Pavelic, N. Skalko-Basnet and I. Jalsenjak (2002) Development and in vitro evaluation of a liposomal vaginal delivery system for acyclovir, Liposome Research Conference, Berlin, Germany, May 2002, poster
  30. J. Sherchan and N. Skalko-Basnet (2003) Development of herbal cream for the cure of baby nappy rash, Second Nepal-Japan Symposium on Conservation and Utilization of Himalyan Medicinal Resources, Pokhara, Nepal, August 2003, oral presentation
  31. J. Sherchan , S. K.C., B. Thapa and N. Skalko-Basnet (2004) Turmeric Ointment for the Treatment of Baby Rashes, Fourth National Conference on Science and Technology, Kathmandu, Nepal, March 2004, poster
  32. N. Skalko-Basnet and Z. Pavelic (2005) A Challenge of 21st Century: Novel Drug Delivery Systems with Traditional Remedies, Third International Symposium on Medicinal Resources in Pokhara, Pokhara, Nepal, August 2005, invited lecture
  33. B. Thapa, Sunita K.C., A. Takano, K. Masuda, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2005) Capsaicin Content in Different Varieties of Capsicum Found in Nepal: An Attempt in Standardization, Third International Symposium on Medicinal Resources in Pokhara, Pokhara, Nepal, August 2005, poster, Best Poster Award
  34. B. P. Aryal, P. R. Karn, P. Ojha, P. Thapa, P. Tiwari and N. Skalko-Basnet (2005) Development of Oral Peptide Drug Delivery Systems, Third International Symposium on Medicinal Resources in Pokhara, Pokhara, Nepal, August 2005, poster
  35. B. Thapa, M. Gurung, R. Karki, S. Dhungana, Sunita K.C., Z. Pavelic and N. Skalko-Basnet (2005) Liposomes with Capsaicin, Chilli Extract and Chilli Powder: Characterization, Third International Symposium on Medicinal Resources in Pokhara, Pokhara, Nepal, August 2005, poster
  36. N. Skalko-Basnet (2007) Isolating and Active Ingredient from Plant: What is next? National Workshop on Basic Phytochemical Techniques, Kathmandu, Nepal, January 2007, invited lecture
  37. H. P. Devkota, A. Adhikari, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2007) Free Radical Scavenging Activity of Crude Drug extracts; Possible Protection from aging and Photoaging, National Seminar on Sustainable Use of Biological Resources with special theme: Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Pokhara, Nepal, April 2007, poster
  38. A. Adhikari, H. P. Devkota, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2007) Screening of Nepalese Natural Medicines for Skin Whitening Activity, National Seminar on Sustainable Use of Biological Resources with special theme: Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Pokhara, Nepal, April 2007, poster
  39. S. Gurung and N. Skalko-Basnet (2007) Carica Papaya Latex and Wound Healing: A Preclinical Study in Swiss Albino Mice, National Seminar on Sustainable Use of Biological Resources with special theme: Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Pokhara, Nepal, April 2007, poster
  40. B. Thapa, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2007) Screening of Capsicum Fruits from Nepal for their Capsaicin Content, National Seminar on Sustainable Use of Biological Resources with special theme: Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Pokhara, Nepal, April 2007, poster
  41. M. Gurung, J. Sherchan, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2008) Curcumin, a wonder drug of 21st century: why we need delivery systems, Chemical Congress 2008, Chemistry for Sustainable Development, Kathmandu, May 2008, invited lecture
  42. P. R. Karn and N. Skalko-Basnet (2008) Preparation and characterization of mucoadhesive Polymer-coated liposomes, Chemical Congress 2008, Chemistry for Sustainable Development, Kathmandu, May 2008, short communication
  43. B. Thapa, M. Gurung, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2008) Liposomal delivery systems for phytochemicals, The 2nd Midnight Sun Meeting on Drug Transport and Delivery, Tromso, June 2008, short communication
  44. S. Aryal and N. Skalko-Basnet (2008) Stability of amlodipine besylate and atenolol in multi-component tablets of mono-layer and bi-layer types, The 2nd Midnight Sun Meeting on Drug Transport and Delivery, Tromso, June 2008, poster
  45. N. Skalko-Basnet (2009) Drug delivery systems for phytochemicals: Challenge of 21st century, Institute of Pharmacy, University of Freiburg, May 2009, Freiburg, invited lecture by German Pharmaceutical Society (DPhG)
  46. B. Thapa, Z. Vanic, I. Pepic, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2009) Phospholipid-based topical delivery system with capsaicin for treatment of arthritic pain, Phospholipid Symposium 2009 – Phospholipids in Pharmaceutical Research, Heidelberg, May 2009, poster
  47. B. Thapa, M. K. Gurung, S. Gurung, Ž. Vanić, P. Basnet and N. Skalko-Basnet (2009) Phospholipid-based delivery systems for phytochemicals, Phospholipid Symposium 2009 – Phospholipids in Pharmaceutical Research, Heidelberg, May 2009, oral presentation
  48. E. Zimmermann and N. Skalko-Basnet (2009) Ethosomes with clotrimazole: formulation development, "Nachmittag der Forschung", Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, Braunschweig, October 2009, Germany, poster
  49. S. Pistone, I. Tho, A. Fini and N. Skalko-Basnet (2010) Vesicle-based mucoadhesive hydrogels for vaginal delivery of metronidazole, 7th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, March 2010, Malta, poster
  50. P. Basnet, I. Tho and N. Skalko-Basnet (2010) Curcumin, a wonder drug of 21st century: liposomal delivery system targeting vaginal inflammation, ICCMR 2010, 5th International Congress on Complementary Medicine Research, May 2010, Tromsø, Norway, oral presentation
  51. P. Basnet, I. Tho and N. Skalko-Basnet (2010) Curcumin: Liposomal delivery system enhances anti-inflammatory property, Drug Transport and Delivery Conference, June 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden, oral presentation
  52. M. di Cagno, J. Styskala, J. Hlavac, M. Brandl, A. Bauer-Brandl and N. Skalko-Basnet (2010) Liposomes as vehicle do increase water-solubility of new quinolones derivatives with promising anticancer activity, Drug Transport and Delivery Conference, June 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden, poster
  53. J. Hurler, A. Engesland, B. Poorahmary and N. Skalko-Basnet (2010) Improved wound therapy: characterization of hydrogel texture, Drug Transport and Delivery Conference, June 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden, oral presentation

 

 

PhD project supervisions:

Julia Hurler from September 2009 (University of Tromsø) supervisor

Masimiliano di Cagno, University of Southern Denmark, Odensee, Denmark, co-supervisor

Andre Engesland from August 2010, University of Tromsø, co-supervisor

 

Master Theses supervised:

1) Željka Pavelić (University of Zagreb; 1998): Liposomes for Vaginal Delivery

2) Anjana Adhikari (Pokhara University; 2007): Natural Skin Whitening Agents: Screening and Formulation

3) Bindu Thapa (Pokhara University; 2007): Vesicle-based Topical Delivery Systems for Capsaicin

4) Sajjan Aryal (Pokhara University, 2007): Comparative stability of amlodipine besylate and atenolol in multi-component tablets of mono-layer (mixed matrix) and bi-layer (separate layer) types

5) Shila Gurung (Pokhara University, 2007): Wound healing properties of Carica papaya latex: in vivo evaluation in mice burn model

6) Mankumari Gurung (Pokhara University, 2007): Liposomal Delivery System with Curcumin for Vaginal Administration

7) Pankaj Ranjan Karn (Pokhara University, 2007): Preparation and Characterization of Mucoadhesive Polymer- Coated Liposomes

8) Sara Pistone (Erasmus students; Bologna University, 2010): Vesicle-based mucoadhesive hydrogels for vaginal delivery of metronidazole

9) Andre Engesland (University of Tromsø, 2010): Hydrogels of natural origin in wound healing: Formulation development

10) Bahador Poorahmary Kermany (University of Tromsø, 2010): Carbopol hydrogels for topical administration: treatment of wounds

11) Haider Hussain (University of Tromsø, 2010): Development of liposomal curcumin for vaginal drug delivery; co-supervisor Ingunn Tho

 

 

Bachelor Theses supervised: over 10

 

ERASMUS students supervised: 6

Arbeider i CRIStin

  • Naderkhani, Elenaz; Erber, Astrid; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Improved Permeability of Acyclovir: Optimization of Mucoadhesive Liposomes Using the Phospholipid Vesicle-Based Permeation Assay. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2014; Volum 103 (2). ISSN 0022-3549.s 661 - 668.s doi: 10.1002/jps.23845.
  • Vanic, Zeljka; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Mucosal nanosystems for improved topical drug delivery: vaginal route of administration. Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology 2014; Volum 24 (5). ISSN 1773-2247.s 435 - 444.
  • Palac, Zora; Hurler, Julia; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Filipovic-Grcic, Jelena; Vanic, Zeljka. Elastic liposomes-in-vehicle formulations destined for skin therapy: the synergy between type of liposomes and vehicle. Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy 2014. ISSN 0363-9045.s doi: 10.3109/03639045.2014.938658.
  • Vanic, Zeljka; Planinsek, Odon; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Tho, Ingunn. Tablets of pre-liposomes govern in situ formation of liposomes: Concept and potential of the novel drug delivery system. European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics 2014; Volum 88. ISSN 0939-6411.s 443 - 454.s doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejpb.2014.06.003.
  • Jøraholmen, May Wenche; Vanic, Zeljka; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Chitosan-coated liposomes for topical vaginal therapy: Assuring localized drug effect. Internation Journal of Pharmaceutics 2014; Volum 472. ISSN 0378-5173.s 94 - 101.s doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2014.06.016.
  • Palac, Zora; Engesland, André; Flaten, Gøril Eide; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Filipovic-Grcic, Jelena; Vanic, Zeljka. Liposomes for (trans)dermal drug delivery: the skin-PVPA as a novel in vitro stratum corneum model in formulation development. Journal of liposome research 2014. ISSN 0898-2104.s doi: 10.3109/08982104.2014.899368.
  • Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Biologics: the role of delivery systems in improved therapy. Biologics: Targets and Therapy 2014; Volum 8. ISSN 1177-5491.s 107 - 114.
  • Berginc, Katja; Suljakovic, Sabina; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Kristl, Albin. Mucoadhesive liposomes as new formulation for vaginal delivery of curcumin. European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics 2014; Volum 87 (1). ISSN 0939-6411.s 40 - 46.s doi: 10.1016/j.ejpb.2014.02.006.
  • Vanic, Zeljka; Hurler, Julia; Ferderber, Kristina; Golja Gasparovic, Petra; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Filipovic-Grcic, Jelena. Novel vaginal drug delivery system: Deformable propylene glycol liposomes-in-hydrogel. Journal of liposome research 2014; Volum 24 (1). ISSN 0898-2104.s 27 - 36.s doi: 10.3109/08982104.2013.826242.
  • Vanic, Zeljka; Hafner, Anita; Bego, Margareta; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Characterization of variuos deformable liposomes with metronidazole. Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy 2013; Volum 39 (3). ISSN 0363-9045.s 481 - 488.s doi: 10.3109/03639045.2012.670247.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Nanodelivery systems for improved topical antimicrobial therapy. Current pharmaceutical design 2013; Volum 19 (41). ISSN 1381-6128.s 7237 - 7243.s doi: 10.2174/138161281941131219124856.
  • Hurler, Julia; Sørensen, Karen Kristine; Fallalero, Adyary; Vuorela, Pia; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Liposomes-in-Hydrogel Delivery System with Mupirocin: In Vitro Antibiofilm Studies and In Vivo Evaluation in Mice Burn Model. BioMed Research International 2013. ISSN 2314-6133.s doi: 10.1155/2013/498485.
  • Hurler, Julia; Zakelj, Simon; Mravljak, Janez; Pajk, Stane; Kristl, Albin; Schubert, Rolf; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. The effect of lipid composition and liposome size on the release properties of liposomes-in-hydrogel. Internation Journal of Pharmaceutics 2013; Volum 456 (1). ISSN 0378-5173.s 49 - 57.s doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2013.08.033.
  • Andersen, Toril; Vanic, Zeljka; Flaten, Gøril Eide; Mattsson, S.; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Pectosomes and Chitosomes as Delivery Systems for Metronidazole: The One-Pot Preparation Method. Pharmaceutics 2013; Volum 5. ISSN 1999-4923.s 445 - 456.s doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics5030445.
  • Holsæter, Ann Mari; Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Fra droger til moderne legemidler: Hvor viktig er formulering?. (fulltekst) Norsk Farmaceutisk Tidsskrift 2013; Volum 121 (7/8). ISSN 0029-1935.s 26 - 29.
  • Vanic, Zeljka; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Nanopharmaceuticals for improved topical vaginal delivery: Can they deliver?. European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2013; Volum 50 (1). ISSN 0928-0987.s 29 - 41.s doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2013.04.035.
  • Engesland, André; Skar, Merete L.; Hansen, Terkel; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. New Applications of Phospholipid Vesicle-Based Permeation Assay: Permeation Model Mimicking Skin Barrier. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2013; Volum 102 (5). ISSN 0022-3549.s 1588 - 1600.s doi: 10.1002/jps.23509.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Hussain, Haider; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Liposomal delivery system enhances anti-inflammatory properties of curcumin. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2012; Volum 101 (2). ISSN 0022-3549.s 598 - 609.s doi: 10.1002/jps.22785.
  • Di Cagno, Massimiliano Pio; Stein, Paul C; Styskala, Jakub; Hlavac, Jan; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Bauer-Brandl, Annette. Overcoming instability and low solubility of new cytostatic compounds: A comparison of two approaches. European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics 2012; Volum 80. ISSN 0939-6411.s 657 - 662.
  • Berginc, Katja; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Basnet, Purusotam; Kristl, Albin. Development and Evaluation of an In Vitro Vaginal Model for Assessment of Drug's Biopharmaceutical Properties: Curcumin. AAPS PharmSciTech 2012; Volum 13 (4). ISSN 1530-9932.s 1045 - 1053.s doi: 10.1208/s12249-012-9837-9.
  • Hurler, Julia; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Advancement in Burn Therapy: Promise of Nanomedicine. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2012 ISBN 9781621004462.s 39 - 63.
  • Hurler, Julia; Berg, Ole Alexander; Skar, Merete L.; Conradi, Anne Hilde; Johnsen, Pål Jarle; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Improved burns therapy: Liposomes-in-hydrogel delivery system for mupirocin. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2012; Volum 101 (10). ISSN 0022-3549.s 3906 - 3915.s doi: 10.1002/jps.23260.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Curcumin: A Challenge in Cancer Treatment. (fulltekst) Journal of Nepal Pharmaceutical Association 2012; Volum 26 (1). ISSN 0253-8261.s 19 - 47.
  • Berginc, Katja; Trontelj, J; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Kristl, Albin. Physiological barriers to the oral delivery of curcumin. Pharmazie 2012; Volum 67 (6). ISSN 0031-7144.s 518 - 524.s doi: 10.1691/ph.2012.1112.
  • Hurler, Julia; Engesland, André; Poorahmary Kermany, Bahador; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Improved texture analysis for hydrogel charcaterization: Gel cohesiveness, adhesiveness and hardness. Journal of Applied Polymer Science 2012; Volum 125. ISSN 0021-8995.s 180 - 188.s doi: 10.1002/app.35414.
  • di Cagno, Massimilliano; Stein, Paul C; Styskala, Jakub; Hlavac, Jan; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Bauer-Brandl, Annette. Overcoming instability and low solubility of new cytostatic compounds: A comparison of two approaches. European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics 2012; Volum 80 (3). ISSN 0939-6411.s 657 - 662.s doi: 10.1016/j.ejpb.2011.11.016.
  • Hurler, Julia; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Potentials of Chitosan-based Delivery Systems in Wound Therapy: Bioadhesion Study. Journal of Functional Biomaterials 2012; Volum 3. ISSN 2079-4983.s 37 - 48.
  • Karn, Pankaj Ranjan; Vanic, Zeljka; Pepic, Ivan; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Mucoadhesive liposomal delivery systems: the choice of coating material. Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy 2011; Volum 37 (4). ISSN 0363-9045.s 482 - 488.s doi: 10.3109/03639045.2010.523425.
  • Di Cagno, Massimiliano; Styskala, Jakub; Hlavac, Jan; Brandl, Martin; Bauer-Brandl, Annette; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Liposomal solubilization of new 3-hydroxy-quinolinone derivatives with promising anticancer activity: a screening method to identify maximum incorporation capacity. Journal of liposome research 2011; Volum 21 (4). ISSN 0898-2104.s 272 - 278.s doi: 10.3109/08982104.2010.550265.
  • Thimilsina, Sunita; KC, Bhuvan; Khanal, Manakhamana; Marshani, Bursha; Paudyal, Bhesh Raj; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. The influence of ethnic origin on the skin photoageing: Nepalese study. International Journal of Cosmetic Science 2011; Volum 33 (6). ISSN 0142-5463.s 553 - 559.s doi: 10.1111/j.1468-2494.2011.00670.x.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Curcumin: An Anti-Inflammatory Molecule from a Curry Spice on the Path to Cancer Treatment. Molecules 2011; Volum 16. ISSN 1420-3049.s 4567 - 4598.s doi: 10.3390/molecules16064567.
  • Di Cagno, Massimiliano; Stein, Paul C; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Brandl, Martin; Bauer-Brandl, Annette. Solubilization of ibuprofen with beta-cyclodextrin derivatives: Energetic and structural studies. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 2011; Volum 55 (3). ISSN 0731-7085.s 446 - 451.s doi: 10.1016/j.jpba.2011.02.022.
  • Chalise, JP; Acharya, K; Gurung, N; Bhusal, RP; Gurung, R; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Basnet, Purusotam. Antioxidant activity and polyphenol content in edible wild fruits from Nepal. International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition 2010; Volum 61 (4). ISSN 0963-7486.s 425 - 432.s doi: 10.3109/09637481003591590.
  • Gurung, Shila; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Wound healing properties of Carica papaya latex: In vivo evaluation in mice burn model. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 2009; Volum 121 (2). ISSN 0378-8741.s 338 - 341.s doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2008.10.030.
  • Thapa, Bindu; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Takano, Akihito; Masuda, Kazuo; Basnet, Purusotam. High-Performance Liquid Chromatography Analysis of Capsaicin Content in 16 Capsicum Fruits from Nepal. Journal of Medicinal Food 2009; Volum 12 (4). ISSN 1096-620X.s 908 - 913.s doi: 10.1089/jmf.2008.0187.
  • Adhikari, Anjana; Devkota, Hari Prasad; Takano, Akihito; Masuda, Kazuo; Nakane, Takihito; Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Natural whitening agents: screening of Nepalese crude drugs traditionally used to treat hyperpigmentation. International Journal of Cosmetic Science 2008; Volum 30. ISSN 0142-5463.s 353 - 360.
  • Ingebrigtsen, Sveinung Gaarden; Laidmäe, Ivo; Lust, Andres; Holsæter, Ann Mari; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Toom, Lauri; Paaver, Urve; Veski, Peep; Heinämäki, Jyrki; Kogermann, Karin. Preparation of liposomes and liposomes-in-nanofiber systems and their solid state analysis. Arstiteaduskonna konverentsile 2014-10-09 - 2014-10-10 2014.
  • Ingebrigtsen, Sveinung Gaarden; Laidmäe, Ivo; Lust, Andres; Holsæter, Ann Mari; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Toom, Lauri; Veski, Peep; Heinämäki, Jyrki; Kogermann, Karin. Preparation and solid state analysis of electrospun liposome-loaded nanofibers for topical wound healing. 8th PSSRC Annual Symposium 2014-09-16 - 2014-09-18 2014.
  • Rammo, Liisi; Paaver, U; Laidmae, Ivo; Kirsmae, K; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Veski, P; Hainamaki, Jyrki; Kogremann, Karin. Preparation and characterization of electrospun suberin and chloramphenicol loaded nanofibers. Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2014-09-18 - 2014-09-20 2014.
  • Palac, Zora; Hurler, Julia; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Filipovic-Grcic, Jelena; Vanic, Zeljka. Influence of vehicle type on the texture and release properties of lipsoomes-in-vehicle formulations. Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2014-09-18 - 2014-09-20 2014.
  • Palac, Zora; Engesland, André; Flaten, Gøril Eide; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Filipovic-Grcic, Jelena; Vanic, Zeljka. Assesment of liposomes for trans(dermal) drug delivery: The skin-PVPA as a novel in vitro model for the stratum corneum. Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2014-09-18 - 2014-09-20 2014.
  • Engesland, André; Riaz, Samia; Fedreheim, Elena; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Artificial in vitro models mimicking healthy and compromised skin. Liposome research days 2014-08-04 - 2014-08-07 2014.
  • Ingebrigtsen, Sveinung Gaarden; Johansen, Kurt Jonny; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Holsæter, Ann Mari. A new preparation method for preparation of liposomes-in-hydrogels primed for treatment of skin diseases. Liposome Research Days 2014: Living Innovation 2014-08-04 - 2014-08-07 2014.
  • Hurler, Julia; Sørensen, Karen Kristine; Fallalero, Adyary; Vuorela, Pia; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Modern wound dressing with antimicrobials: Anti-biofilm and wound healing potentia. Liposome Research Days 2014: Living Innovation 2014-08-04 - 2014-08-07 2014.
  • Jøraholmen, May Wenche; Basnet, Purusotam; Acharya, Ganesh; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Mucoadhesive liposomes containing resveratrol for vaginal therapy. Liposome Research Days 2014: Living Innovation, 2014-07-04 - 2014-08-07 2014.
  • Engesland, André; Riaz, Samia; Fedreheim, Elena; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Artificial in vitro model mimicking burned skin.. Liposome Research Days 2014: Living Innovation 2014-08-04 - 2014-08-07 2014.
  • Naderkhani, Elenaz; Erber, Astrid; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Improved permeability of acyclovir: Optimization of mucoadhesive liposomes using the PVPA model. Liposome Research Days 2014: Living Innovation 2014-08-04 - 2014-08-07 2014.
  • Jøraholmen, May Wenche; Nyland Aalberg, Malin; Basnet, Purusotam; Acharya, Ganesh; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Mucoadhesive liposomes containing resveratrol for vaginal therapy. NFOG - The 39th Nordic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2014-06-10 - 2014-06-12 2014.
  • Naderkhani, Elenaz; Erber, Astrid; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Improved permeability of acyclovir: Optimization of mucoadhesive liposomes using the phospholipid vesicle-based permeation assay. 9th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology 2014-03-31 - 2014-04-04 2014.
  • Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. How to improve drug therapy: Why delivery system matters?. University of Tartu EEA Norway Estonia meeting 2014-04-14 - 2014-04-17 2014.
  • Engesland, André; Riaz, Samia; Fedreheim, Elena; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Artificial in vitro model mimicking burned skin. World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology 2014-03-31 - 2014-04-03 2014.
  • Palac, Zora; Filipovic-Grcic, Jelena; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Vanic, Zeljka. Liposomes-in-vehicles: the influence of liposomes and vehicle type on drug release. 23rd Liposome Workshop 2014-03-24 - 2014-03-28 2014.
  • Ingebrigtsen, Sveinung Gaarden; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Holsæter, Ann Mari. A novel one-step preparation method for liposomes using dual asymmetric centrifugation. 3rd Conference on Innovation in Drug Delivery: Advances in local drug delivery 2013-09-22 - 2013-09-25 2013.
  • Jøraholmen, May Wenche; Vanic, Zeljka; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Chitosan-coating as a mean to prolong vaginal residence time: Liposomes with clotrimazole. 3rd Conference on Innovation in Drug Delivery: Advnaces in Local Drug Delivery 2013-09-22 - 2013-09-25 2013.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Hentemann, Martha Agnes; Acharya, Ganesh. Development of polyphenol-containing nanoparticles for the treatment of vaginal inflammation. ISSHP European Congress 2013-06-12 - 2013-06-14 2013.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Hentemann, Martha Agnes; Acharya, Ganesh. Development of polyphenols-containing nanoparticles for the treatment of vaginal inflammation. Pregnancy Hypertension 2013; Volum 3 (2). ISSN 2210-7789.s 92 - 93.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Acharya, Ganesh; Hentemann, Martha Agnes; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. VESICLE-BASED CURCUMIN FORMULATION FOR THE TOPICAL APPLICATION TARGETED TO VAGINAL INFLAMMATION DURING PREGNANCY. Placenta 2012; Volum 33 (9). ISSN 0143-4004.s A116 - A116.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Hentemann, Martha Agnes; Acharya, Ganesh; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Development of Liposomal Formulation with Curcumin Targeted for the Treatment of Vaginal Inflammation. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica 2012; Volum 91. ISSN 0001-6349.s 65 - 66.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Acharya, Ganesh; Hentemann, Martha Agnes; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Vesicle-based curcumin formulation for teh topical application targeted to vaginal inflammation during pregnancy. International Federation of Placenta Associations Meeting 2012 2012-09-18 - 2012-09-21 2012.
  • Naderkhani, Elenaz; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Improved prediction of intestinal permeability using the phospholipid vesicle-based permeation assay. 9th Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-09-20 - 2012-09-22 2012.
  • Vanic, Zeljka; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Hurler, Julia; Ferderber, Kristina; Golja Gasparovic, Petra; Filipovic-Grcic, Jelena. Characterization and in vitro evaluation of deformable lipsoomes for vaginal delivery. 9th Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-09-20 - 2012-09-22 2012.
  • Andersen, Toril; Vanic, Zeljka; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. mucoadhesive lipsoomes for vaginal therapy: Chitosan vs pectin. 9th Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-09-20 - 2012-09-22 2012.
  • Jøraholmen, May Wenche; Vanic, Zeljka; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Vaginal penetration of chitosan-coated liposomes with clotrimazole: The effect of vesicle size. 9th Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-09-20 - 2012-09-22 2012.
  • Vanic, Zeljka; Duvnjak, Marieta; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Tho, Ingunn. Tableting of spray-dried liposomes - concept and possibilities. 9th Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-09-20 - 2012-09-22 2012.
  • Engesland, André; Skar, Merete L.; Hansen, Terkel; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Flaten, Gøril Eide. Development of an artificial in vitro permeation skin model. 9th Central Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-09-20 - 2012.
  • Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Nanomedicine for imporved topical vaginal therapy: Does the size matter?. 9th Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-09-20 - 2012-09-22 2012.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Hentemann, Martha Agnes; Acharya, Ganesh; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Development of liposomal formulation targeted for the treatment of vaginal inflammation. 38th Nordic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2012-06-16 - 2012-06-19 2012.
  • di Cagno, Massimilliano; Stein, PC; Styskala, Jakub; Hlavac, Jan; Janostakova, A; Hajduch, M; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Brandl, Martin; Bauer-Brandl, Annette. Preformulation of poorly soluble and instable cytotoxic compounds: A comparison of three approaches for oral and i.v. administration. 8th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology 2012-03-19 - 2012-03-22 2012.
  • Meland, H-G; Pflaumer, H; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Tho, Ingunn. Choice of polymer matrix for development of bioadhesive mini-tablets for vaginal delivery of metronidazole. CRC Nordic Chapter Meeting: Drug Delivery and Targeting 2012-06-03 - 2012-06-05 2012.
  • di Cagno, Massimilliano; Stein, PC; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Brandl, Martin; Bauer-Brandl, Annette. Thermodynamic and structural studies of the host-guest interaction between β-cyclodextrin derivatives and ibuprofen. CRC Nordic Chapter Meeting: Drug Delivery and Targeting 2012-06-03 - 2012-06-05 2012.
  • Berginc, Katja; Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa; Kristl, Albin. CURCUMIN: ANTICARCINOGEN FOR VAGINAL DELIVERY?. European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2011; Volum 44. ISSN 0928-0987.s 106 - 107.
  • Berg, Ole; Hurler, Julia; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Antibacterial drug therapy for improved burn treatment: Liposomal hydrogels for mupirocin. European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2011; Volum 44. ISSN 0928-0987.s 46 - 47.
  • Hurler, Julia; Engesland, André; Poorahmary, Bahadoor; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Improved wound therapy: characterization of hydrogel texture. , Drug Transport and Delivery Conference 2010-06-28 - 2010-06-29 2010.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Curcumin: Liposomal delivery system enhances anti-inflammatory property. Drug Transport and Delivery Conference 2010-06-28 - 2010-06-29 2010.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Curcumin: Liposomal delivery system enhances anti-inflammatory property. The First Meeting of the Researcher Community of the Phospholipid Research Center 2010-05-14 - 2010-05-15 2010.
  • Basnet, Purusotam; Tho, Ingunn; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Curcumin, a wonder drug of 21st century: liposomal delivery system targeting vaginal inflammation. 5th International Congress on Complementary Medicine Research 2010-05-18 - 2010-05-21 2010.
  • Thapa, Bindu; Vanic, Zeljka; Pepic, Ivan; Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Phospholipid-based topical delivery system with capsaicin for treatment of arthritic pain. Phospholipid Symposium 2009 2009-05-11 - 2009-05-13 2009.
  • Thapa, Bindu; Gurung, Man Kumari; Gurung, Shila; Vanic, Zeljka; Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Phospholipid-based delivery systems for phytochemicals. Phospholipid Symposium 2009 2009-05-11 - 2009-05-13 2009.
  • Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Drug delivery systems for phytochemicals: Challenge of 21st century. Invitation by German Pharmaceutical Society 2009-05-05 - 2009-05-10 2009.
  • Zimmermann, Elke; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Ethosomes with clotrimazole: formulation development. Nachmittag der Forschung 2009-10-23 - 2009-10-23 2009.
  • Aryal, Sajjan; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Stability of amlodipine besylate and atenolol in multi-component tablets of mono-layer and bi-layer types; poster. The 2nd Midnightsun Meeting on Drug Transport and Delivery 2008-06-25 - 2008-06-27 2008.
  • Gurung, Man Kumari; Sherchan, Jyoti; Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Curcumin, a wonder drug of 21st century: why we need delivery systems, invited lecture. Chemical Congress 2008, Chemistry for Sustainable Development 2008-05-23 - 2008-05-25 2008.
  • Thapa, Bindu; Gurung, Man Kumari; Basnet, Purusotam; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Liposomal delivery systems for phytochemicals; oral presentation. The 2nd Midnight Sun Meeting on Drug Transport and Delivery 2008-06-25 - 2008-06-27 2008.
  • Karn, Pankaj; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Preparation and characterization of mucoadhesive Polymer-coated liposomes oral presentation. Chemical Congress 2008, Chemistry for Sustainable Development 2008-05-23 - 2008-05-25 2008.
  • Aryal, Sajjan; Skalko-Basnet, Natasa. Stability of amlodipine besylate and atenolol in multi-component tablets of mono-layer and bi-layer types. Acta Pharmaceutica 2008; Volum 58. ISSN 1330-0075.s 299 - 308.



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