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Photosensitisation

Molecular, Cellular and Medical Aspects

  • Giuliana Moreno
  • Roy Henry Pottier
  • Terence George Truscott

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 15)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. M. A. J. Rodgers
    Pages 11-18
  3. T. G. Truscott
    Pages 39-51
  4. Roy S. Sinclair, James McLearie, Jorge N. Chacon
    Pages 53-62
  5. A. G. Golard, S. S. Brody
    Pages 63-64
  6. A. S. W. Li, C. F. Chignell
    Pages 65-68
  7. E. J. Land, A. J. McLean, T. G. Truscott
    Pages 69-72
  8. J. M. Bruce, A. A. Gorman, I. Hamblett, C. W. Kerr, C. Lambert, S. P. McNeeney
    Pages 73-75
  9. P. A. Firey, T. W. Jones, H.-Y. Chang, M. E. Kenney, M. A. J. Rodgers
    Pages 77-79
  10. C. N. N’soukpoé-Kossi, R. M. Leblanc
    Pages 81-91
  11. P. Poulet, M. Ouzafe, J. Steibel, Y. Mauss, J. Chambron
    Pages 97-99
  12. Leonard I. Grossweiner
    Pages 101-110
  13. James L. Karagiannes, Leonard I. Grossweiner
    Pages 111-116
  14. Brian C. Wilson, Stephen T. Flock, Michael S. Patterson
    Pages 117-119
  15. Dennis Paul Valenzeno
    Pages 145-147
  16. A. A. Gorman, I. Hamblett, C. Lambert, A. L. Prescott
    Pages 149-151
  17. J. A. Navarro, M. Roncell, M. A. De la Rosa
    Pages 153-156
  18. T. M. A. R. Dubbelman, M. Smeets, J. P. J. Boegheim
    Pages 157-170
  19. Jacques Piette, Danièle Decuyper-Debergh, Albert Van de Vorst
    Pages 201-210
  20. J. P. J. Boegheim, T. M. A. R. Dubbelman, J. Van Steveninck
    Pages 211-214
  21. B. Kjeldstad, A. Johnsson, J. Krane
    Pages 215-217
  22. J. N. Chacon, M. R. Chedekel, E. J. Land, T. G. Truscott
    Pages 231-234
  23. N. Kollias, A. Baqer
    Pages 235-239
  24. Paul E. Forlot
    Pages 241-244
  25. I. A. Menon, N. S. Ranadive, S. Shirwadkar, S. Persad, H. F. Haberman
    Pages 249-252
  26. B. E. Johnson
    Pages 253-264
  27. S. Schauder, H. Koch
    Pages 265-267
  28. F. Dall’Acqua
    Pages 269-278
  29. T. Sá e Melo, A. Macanita, M. Prieto, M. Bazin, J. C. Ronfard-Haret, R. Santus
    Pages 297-299
  30. K. G. Specht, P. Bhan, M. R. Chedekel, W. R. Midden
    Pages 301-303
  31. Colin A. Ramsay
    Pages 321-324
  32. Joan E. Roberts
    Pages 325-330

About these proceedings

Introduction

Radiation induces a variety of chemical processes in biological tissues. This volume is a synthesis of up-to-the-minute reviews on such photochemical and photobiological sensitized reactions with particular relevance to photomedicine. The first part gives a description of experimental techniques for the study of the primary processes after radiation absorption by biological systems. It is followed by chapters on singlet oxygen and photomedicine, considering both phototherapy and photochemotherapy. These sections also discuss the next generation of potential photosensitizing drugs.

Keywords

DNA biomolecule blood cell cells kinetics leukemia magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) metabolism mitochondria molecule protein spectroscopy synthesis tissue tumor

Editors and affiliations

  • Giuliana Moreno
    • 1
    • 2
  • Roy Henry Pottier
    • 3
  • Terence George Truscott
    • 4
  1. 1.Laboratoire de BiophysiqueINSERM U 201, CNRS UA 481ParisFrance
  2. 2.Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle 61ParisFrance
  3. 3.Department of Chemistry and Chemical EngineeringRoyal Military College of Canada KingstonCanada
  4. 4.Department of ChemistryPaisley CollegePaisleyScottland,UK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-73151-8
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-73153-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-73151-8
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