Enhancement of tumour response to photodynamic therapy by adjuvant mycobacterium cell-wall treatment.

@article{Korbelik1998EnhancementOT,
  title={Enhancement of tumour response to photodynamic therapy by adjuvant mycobacterium cell-wall treatment.},
  author={Mladen Korbelik and Ivana Ceci{\'c}},
  journal={Journal of photochemistry and photobiology. B, Biology},
  year={1998},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={151-8}
}
Mycobacterium cell-wall extract (MCWE) is a potent non-specific immunostimulant that elicits a local inflammatory response associated with antitumour activity. Tumour-localized administration of MCWE has been examined as an adjuvant to photodynamic therapy (PDT) mediated by the photosensitizers Photofrin, benzoporphyrin derivative monoacid (BPD… CONTINUE READING