Detection and Specific Elimination of EGFR+ Ovarian Cancer Cells Using a Near Infrared Photoimmunotheranostic Approach

@article{Bauerschlag2017DetectionAS,
  title={Detection and Specific Elimination of EGFR+ Ovarian Cancer Cells Using a Near Infrared Photoimmunotheranostic Approach},
  author={Dirk Olaf Bauerschlag and Ivo Meinhold-Heerlein and Nicola{\`i} Maass and Andreas Bleilevens and Karen Br{\"a}utigam and Wa’el Al Rawashdeh and Stefano Di Fiore and Anke Maria Haugg and Felix Gremse and Julia Steitz and Rainer Fischer and Elmar Stickeler and Stefan Barth and Ahmad Fawzi Hussain},
  journal={Pharmaceutical Research},
  year={2017},
  volume={34},
  pages={696-703}
}
Targeted theranostics is an alternative strategy in cancer management that aims to improve cancer detection and treatment simultaneously. This approach combines potent therapeutic and diagnostic agents with the specificity of different cell receptor ligands in one product. The success of antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) in clinical practice has encouraged… CONTINUE READING