CARRA-CAPS: HALAL & VEGE CAPSULE FORMULATION
A novel, stable and versatile Hard Capsule project lead by Assc. Prof Dr Fatmawati Adam and the team members for drug delivery purposes to replace the present gelatin based hard capsule. The project has patented a novel formulation of hard capsule in the addition of crosslinkers. The final goal of project is provide the solution for Halal Pharmaceutical Industry to serve 1.6 billion muslims and 200 million vegetarians population. Interested Pharmaceutical companies or capsule company are invited for Research collaboration and contract.
Vegetarian Capsule from local Malaysian Seaweed
A laboratory scale Capsule Dipping Machine also was designed and fabricated to produce a hard capsule product prototype. This machine is offered to be purchased by any interested ‘Teaching Institute’ or ‘Research Centre’.