Principal Investigator

Thomas H. Foster, Ph.D. University of Rochester work Box 648 601 Elmwood Ave Rochester NY 14642 office: MC 3-5333 p (585) 275-1347

Preclinical Evaluation of PDT

Representative Publications

Preclinical Evaluation of PDT

Preclinical Evaluation of PDT

T.M. Baran, B.R. Giesselman, R. Hu, M.A. Biel, and T.H. Foster. Factors influencing tumor response to photodynamic therapy sensitized by intratumor administration of methylene blue. Lasers Surg. Med. 42, 728-735 (2010) [Erratum: Lasers Surg. Med. 43, 183 (2011)]. [Medline]

T.H. Foster, B.R. Giesselman, R. Hu, M.E. Kenney, and S. Mitra. Intratumor administration of the photosensitizer Pc 4 affords photodynamic therapy efficacy and selectivity at short drug-light intervals. Transl. Oncol. 3, 135-141 (2010). [PDF]

J. Garrier, A. Bressenot, S. Gräfe, S. Marchal, S. Mitra, T.H. Foster, F. Guillemin, and L. Bezdetnaya. Compartmental targeting for mTHPC based photodynamic treatment in vivo: correlation of efficiency, pharmacokinetics and regional distribution of apoptosis. Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys. 78, 563-571 (2010). [Medline]

S. Mitra and T.H. Foster In vivo confocal fluorescence imaging of the intratumor distribution of the photosensitizer mono-L-aspartylchlorin-e6 (NPe6). Neoplasia 10, 429-438 (2008). [Medline]

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