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Sustained Benefit During 2 Year Follow Up in a Pilot Study of Adjuvant Photodynamic Therapy and Angioplasty for Restenosis of the Superficial Femoral Artery
Richard Mansfield
Effects of Photodynamic Therapy on Elastic Fiber Networks in the Atheroma of Rabbits Using NPe6 and a Long Wavelength Diode Laser
Junichi Hayashi
Photodynamic Therapy of PIG Coronary Arteries Induces Apoptosis of Endothelial and Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells
Richard Mansfield


The Problems and Complications of Photodynamic Therapy in the Treatment of Skin Neoplasms
Edward Stanowski
Cutaneous Consequences of Gastroesophageal Photodynamic Therapy
Christine S. Ng
Photodynamic Therapy Using Topical Methyl-5-Aminolevulinate (Metvix) is as Efficacious as Cryotherapy in Actinic Keratosis, but with Superior Cosmetic Results and High Patient Satisfaction. A Prospective, Randomized Study
Rolf-Markus Szeimies
Topical Photodynamic Therapy: The Nurses Perspective
Michael Dean
Malignant Melanoma: A New Type of Sensitizers for its PDT and a New Method for Early Diagnostics
Dieter Leopold
Combination Effect of Photodynamic and Sonodynamic Therapy on Experimental Skin Squamous Cell Carcinoma in C3H/Hen Mice
Norio Miyoshi
Pharmacokinetics of Protoporphyrin IX in Human Blood and Skin Following Oral Rinsing of 5-Aminolevulinic Acid
Christian S. Betz
Photodynamic Therapy of Vulvar Dystrophy with 5-ALA
Marija Hillemanns
Angiosarcoma After Radiotherapy of Breast Cancer PDT as a Therapeutic Option for this Unusual Tumor
Peter Urban
Impact of PDT with QLT0074 on Murine Models of Cutaneous Inflammation
Leslie G. Ratkay
Adoptive Immunotherapy with Genetically Altered Natural Killer Cell Line Increases the Cure Rate of PDT-Treated Tumors
Jinghai Sun
Light Sources and Delivery
In Vivo Determination of Tumor Optical Parameters in Esophageal Carcinoma
Udo Anegg
17 Cylindrical Diffusing Tips for PDT Light Delivery Based on Type 2 Bragg Grating
Lothar Lilge
18 Laser Devices for PDT with Chlorin E6 Derivative Evgueni Ph. Stranadko
Lower GI  
19 Tumor Reduction Before Photodynamic Therapy: New Technique of Endoscopic Treatment for Advanced Rectal Cancer
Tetsuya Nakamura
20 Outcome of Patients with Cholangiocarcinoma After Local Treatment with Photodynamic Therapy
Thomas Nesbigall
21 Photodynamic Effect for Chemically Induced Hepatocullular Carcinoma in a Rat Model
Masako Nishiwaki
22 Selective Accumulation of Protoporphyrin IX in Chemically Induced Hepatocellular Carcinoma in a Rat Model
Mamiko Otake
Mechanisms of Action  
23 Threshold for PDT Induced Cell Destruction Measured in Human Cancer Cell Embedded in the Hen’s Egg Model Hans-Jochen Foth
24 Chlorine e6 Induced Photosensitized Increase of Cells Passive K+- Permeability Grigor V. Gyulkhandanyan
25 Detection of 1.27um Emission from Singlet Oxygen in Photodynamic Therapy Toru Hirano
26 Anti-Invasion Effects of Low Dose PDT With Photofrin on U251n Human Glioma Cells and 9L-Gliosarcoma Cells Feng Jiang
27 Clinical and Experimental Evidence of bcl-2 Involvement in Response to Photodynamic Therapy Michael I. Koukourakis
28 Hypoxia Inducible Factor (HIF-1a and HIF-2a) Expression in Early Esophageal Cancer and Response to Photodynamic Therapy and Radiotherapy Michael I. Koukourakis
29 Generation of Reactive Oxygen Species by Tookad Depends on the Sensitizer Microenvironment Brian W. McIlroy
30 Aminolaevulinic Acid Hexyl Ester (Alahe) Based Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) – The Role of the Tumour Microcirculation In Vivo F. Ruth Potter
31 A Microfluorescence Technique for the Study of Intracellular PpIX Photobleaching Caroline Sudworth
32 Role of the Extracellular Signal-Regulated Kinases in the Sensitivity of Human Cells to Photofrin-Mediated PDT Zhimin Tong
33 Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) of Human Tumor Xenografts Lacking Caspase-3 Cecilia M. Whitacre
34 Action of d-Aminolevulinic Acid and d-Aminolevulinic Acid Methyl Ester on Human Cancer Cells Christina M.N. Yow
35 Spectroscopic Properties and Time Evolution of PPIX in a Mammary Adenocarcinoma M2 after d - ALA Administration. An In Vivo Fluorescence Study Patricia del V. Repossi
36 Photodynamic Therapy With Photofrin Plus BSO Reduces Invasiveness of U87 Human Glioma Cells Feng Jiang
37 Photodynamic Therapy Of Recurrent Intracranial Metastatic Cancer: Report Of 8 Cases Paul Muller
38 Prevention of Posterior Capsule Opacification by Photodynamic Therapy with Localized Verteporfin for Injection (Benzoporphyrin Derivative Monoacid) in a Euthanized Rabbit Surgical Model Howard E. Meadows
Optical Diagnosis  
39 Fluorescence diagnosis of Papillomas and Early Stage Cancer of Larynx and Bronchus: Combination of Autofluorescence and 5-ALA Induced Fluorescence Imaging with In Situ Spectrophotometry Victor Sokolov
40 Technical Note on Intraoperative MTHPC-Mediated Fluorescence Diagnosis of Malignant Brain Tumors Andreas Zimmermann
41 Influence of the PH Value on the Absorption and Fluorescence Properties of MTHPC Andreas Zimmermann
42 Anticancer Effect of Photodynamic Therapy Using 9-Hydroxypheophorbide-a and 660nm Diode Laser on Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cell Line Phil-Sang Chung
43 Aggregation of Water-Soluble Diaminoacid Protoporphyrin Derivatives - PP(AA)2Arg2 Mariusz Czuba
44 Building An Arsenal of Tumoricidal Porphycene Photosensitizers From a Single Precursor Wilson Sum Wai Lam
45 Synthesis and Modifications of Benzochlorin Photosensitizer for PDT Yan Kin Lau
46 Veterinary Clinical Application of PDT with PAD-S31 (New Photo Sensitizer) Saburo Minami
47 Photosan - A Porphyrin Sensitizer up to Date Hans Mueller von der Haegen
48 Second Generation Photosensitizer ATX-S10 for Photodynamic Therapy Yoshinori Nakae
49 Development of New PDT-Drugs Based on Nonsteroidal Antiprogestins of Marine Origin Mario Wurglics
50 Optimal Tissue Retention Property of New Photosensitizer: PAD S31 Yoshiharu Okamoto
51 Determination of the Peak Absorption Wavelength and Disaggregation Kinetics of Tookad In Vivo Using Dynamic, Spatially-Resolved Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy in a Rabbit Model Robert A Weersink
52 Determination of Singlet Oxygen Quantum Yield of Diaminoacid Protopophyrin Derivatives -PP(AA)2Arg2 M. Shu Ye
53 Md-YAG Laser and PDT in Paliative Therapy in Advanced Bronchial Carcinoma Emil G. Benov
54 Does Combined Photodynamic Therapy and Hyperbaric Oxygenation Influence the Acute Relief of Poststenotic Symptoms in Lung Cancer? Birgit Fell
Topical PDT  
55 No Systemic Contribution to New In vivo Protoporphyrin IX Fluorescence Following Photobleaching Angélique van den Heuvel
Upper GI  
56 Does New Photosensitizer Improve Photodynamic Therapy in Advanced Esophageal Carcinoma Birgit Fell
57 In Vivo Light Dosimetry During Photodynamic Therapy of Barrett’s Oesophagus With 5-Aminolevulinic Acid Robert L.P. van Veen C.
58 Photodynamic “Brachy” Therapy Alexander Mosse
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Updated: May 27, 2001