The use of transcutaneous photodynamic therapy in the prevention of adjuvant-enhanced arthritis in MRL/lpr mice.

@article{Chowdhary1994TheUO,
  title={The use of transcutaneous photodynamic therapy in the prevention of adjuvant-enhanced arthritis in MRL/lpr mice.},
  author={Rubinah K Chowdhary and Leslie G. Ratkay and Herma Neyndorff and Anna M. Richter and M O Obochi and John Douglas Waterfield and Julia G. Levy},
  journal={Clinical immunology and immunopathology},
  year={1994},
  volume={72 2},
  pages={255-63}
}
The use of transcutaneous photodynamic therapy (PDT) has been investigated in the prevention of adjuvant enhanced arthritis in MRL/lpr mice. Mice receiving adjuvant were treated with PDT at 10-day intervals starting on the day of adjuvant administration. PDT was carried out by intravenous injection of the photosensitizer, benzoporphyrin derivative-monoacid ring A, followed by its transcutaneous activation with light. Adjuvant-injected animals displayed a delayed onset and reduced incidence and… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
9 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-9 of 9 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…