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Metal complexes as photo- and radiosensitizers.
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Targeted photodynamic therapy via receptor mediated delivery systems.
Targeted photodynamic therapy (PDT) offers the opportunity of enhancing photodynamic efficiency by directly targeting diseased cells and tissues. While antibody-conjugates have received the mostExpand
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Photosensitizing activity of water- and lipid-soluble phthalocyanines on Escherichia coli.
Escherichia coli, as most Gram-negative bacteria, is insensitive to the photosensitizing action of both lipid-soluble Zinc-phthalocyanine (Zn-Pc) and water-soluble Zinc-mono/disulfonatedExpand
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Photodynamic Properties of Amphiphilic Derivatives of Aluminum Tetrasulfophthalocyanine¶
Abstract Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a promising treatment modality that has recently been accepted in clinics as a curative or palliative therapy for cancer and other nonmalignant conditions.Expand
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Mono- and tri-cationic porphyrin–monoclonal antibody conjugates: photodynamic activity and mechanism of action
Two cationic porphyrins bearing an isothiocyanate group for conjugation to monocolonal antibodies have been synthesized. The two porphyrins conjugated efficiently to three monoclonal antibodiesExpand
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Quantitative structure-activity relationships/comparative molecular field analysis (QSAR/CoMFA) for receptor-binding properties of halogenated estradiol derivatives.
The 3-D quantitative structure-activity relationships/comparative molecular field analysis (QSAR/CoMFA) paradigm, which considers the primary importance of the molecular fields in biologicalExpand
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Photosensitizing activity of water- and lipid-soluble phthalocyanines on prokaryotic and eukaryotic microbial cells.
The photosensitizing activity of lipophilic zinc-phthalocyanine (Zn-Pc) and its water-soluble sulphonated derivative (Zn-PcS) towards Streptococcus faecium and Candida albicans was studied andExpand
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Role of activated oxygen species in photodynamic therapy.
Publisher Summary Knowledge of photodynamic therapy has increased substantially. So much so that it is now an approved treatment for various cancers and subsequent uses for PDT are being determinedExpand
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The chemistry, photophysics and photosensitizing properties of phthalocyanines.
Phthalocyanines (Pcs) and naphthalocyanines (Ncs) are being extensively studied as photosensitizers for photodynamic therapy (PDT) of cancer. They strongly absorb clinically useful red light, withExpand
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Preparation and characterization of pH-responsive polymeric micelles for the delivery of photosensitizing anticancer drugs.
pH-responsive polymeric micelles (PM) consisting of random copolymers of N-isopropylacrylamide (NIPA), methacrylic acid (MAA), and octadecyl acrylate (ODA) were prepared and characterized. TheExpand
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