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Radiosensitization by porphyrins in 60Co-irradiated cells of different natures
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Paper Abstract

Efficiency of cell radiosensitization by porphyrins is a function of the irradiation dose, the nature of the cell and physico-chemical properties of the sensitizer. The maximal radio- sensitization for E. ascites tumor cells was reached at 2 Gy, for Saccharomyces cerevisiae- 25Gy. The radiosensitization by different porphyrins in E.ascites tumor cells increases their cytotoxicity by a factor of 3, in Saccharomyces cerevisae --inhibition of growth 0.5 - 2.5 time.

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Date Published: 1 March 1994
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 2078, Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer, (1 March 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.168687
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Zivile Luksiene, Lithuanian Oncological Ctr. (Lithuania)
Vydmantas Atkocius, Lithuanian Oncological Ctr. (Lithuania)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2078:
Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer
Giulio Jori; Johan Moan; Willem M. Star, Editor(s)

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