The effects of photofrin on human Tenon's capsule fibroblasts in vitro.

Pharmacological agents that modulate the wound healing process by inhibiting fibroblast proliferation may improve the success of proliferative vitreoretinopathy and glaucoma filtration surgery and may have applications in other surgical fields. It is possible that light-absorbing chemicals can be used to cause photo reactions in proliferating fibroblasts as… CONTINUE READING