Radiation-Sensitizing Agents

Known as: Agents, Radiation-Sensitizing, Radiation Sensitizing Drugs, Radiosensitizing Drugs 
Drugs used to potentiate the effectiveness of radiation therapy in destroying unwanted cells.

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1954-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Among other nanoparticle systems, gold nanoparticles have been explored as radiosensitizers. While most of the research in this… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Ataxia telangiectasia (A-T) mutated (ATM) is critical for cell cycle checkpoints and DNA repair. Thus, specific small molecule… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND This randomized phase III study compared the overall survival (OS) of pemetrexed plus gemcitabine (PG) versus standard… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The DNA repair enzymes, DNA-dependent protein kinase (DNA-PK) and poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase-1 (PARP-1), are key determinants of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Caffeine exposure sensitizes tumor cells to ionizing radiation and other genotoxic agents. The radiosensitizing effects of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE A multicenter randomized and balanced double-blind trial with the objective of assessing the efficacy and tolerance of… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE We have reported that the deoxycytidine analog 2',2'difluoro-2'-deoxycytidine (dFdCyd) is a potent radiosensitizer of… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Despite notable technical advances in therapy for malignant gliomas during the past decade, improved patient survival… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The investigational antineoplastic agent, taxol, a natural product from the yew, Taxus sp. L., is currently being evaluated in a… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
The cytotoxicities of a number of antineoplastic agents to oxygenated and hypoxic EMT6 mouse mammary tumor cells in culture were… (More)
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