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Group members

Research group

Our own research efforts are presently focused on main aspects of drug formulation and delivery.

Staff members

Our prime interest is to improve efficacy and safety of drug delivery and contribute to patient-friendly drug administration.


The involvement of the Drug Formulation & Delivery group in teaching includes a total of two mandatory courses in Galenical Pharmacy. A wide scope of drug formulation and delivery is covered, ranging from physical pharmacy, basic pharmaceutics, excipients and quality assurance to pharmaceutical technology and manufacturing, and selected aspects of biopharmaceutics, drug delivery and drug targeting.

News & Events


Spark Award Top 5 Finalist

Prof. Leroux and Dr. Davide Brambilla microneedles-based invention developed in collaboration with Prof. Detmar and Dr. Steven Proulx has been selected among the top 5 ETH inventions registered for a patent in 2015. Read more 


Stiftung Pfizer Forschungspreis

Dr. Vincent Forster mit der Firma Versantis (ehemaliges Mitglieder der Forschungsgruppe von Prof. Leroux) erhält 2016 den Pfizer Forschungspreis. Read more 


FORBES 30 under 30 Europe

Dr. Mattias Ivarsson, Cofounder of Inositec AG and former member of Prof. Leroux's Drug Formulation & Delivery research group, is listed in FORBES as one of the 30 under 30   persons with his non-antibiotic drug candidates that don't promote drug-resistant strains. Read more 

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