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Photosensitizing Agents

Known as: Agents, Photosensitizing, Photosensitizing Agent, Photosensitizers 
Drugs that are pharmacologically inactive but when exposed to ultraviolet radiation or sunlight are converted to their active metabolite to produce a… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
As an emerging clinical modality for cancer treatment, photodynamic therapy (PDT) takes advantage of the cytotoxic activity of… Expand
Review
2019
Review
2019
IntroductionPhotodynamic therapy (PDT) is a two-step treatment involving the administration of a photosensitive agent followed by… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Phototherapy involves the irradiation of tissues with light, and is commonly implemented in the forms of photodynamic therapy… Expand
Review
2019
Review
2019
Cancer remains a worldwide health problem, being the disease with the highest impact on global health. Even with all the recent… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
Transition metal complexes are of increasing interest as photosensitizers in photodynamic therapy (PDT) and, more recently, for… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Drug delivery systems (DDSs) have showed a reduced systemic toxicity and enhanced therapeutic efficacy over conventional cancer… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a modern and non-invasive form of therapy, used in the treatment of non-oncological diseases as… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Lung cancer is a leading cause of cancer related deaths worldwide and so current research is focused on trying to improve… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Dye sensitized solar cells (DSSC) are considered one of the most promising photovoltaic technologies as an alternative to… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
In this review, recent progress in heavy atom-free triplet photosensitizers was summarized. The general approaches include… Expand