7 July 1993 Laser-induced enhancement of drug cytotoxicity: a new approach to cancer therapy
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Proceedings Volume 1882, Laser-Tissue Interaction IV; (1993) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.147652
Event: OE/LASE'93: Optics, Electro-Optics, and Laser Applications in Scienceand Engineering, 1993, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
A new approach to drug delivery has been developed at the Wellman Laboratories of Photomedicine that is analogous to photodynamic therapy except that it utilizes high pressure impulse waves to increase the effectiveness of a variety of drugs rather than light activated drugs. This therapeutic modality offers a generic technology that can be used in a variety of conditions including infections, abscesses, and cancer.
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Thomas J. Flotte, Thomas J. Flotte, T. Anderson, T. Anderson, Daniel J. McAuliffe, Daniel J. McAuliffe, Tayyaba Hasan, Tayyaba Hasan, Apostolos George Doukas, Apostolos George Doukas, } "Laser-induced enhancement of drug cytotoxicity: a new approach to cancer therapy", Proc. SPIE 1882, Laser-Tissue Interaction IV, (7 July 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.147652; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.147652
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