Laser-Oriented Search of the Optimum Light for Phototherapy

  • G. P. Donzelli
  • M. G. Migliorini
  • R. Pratesi
  • G. Sbrana
  • C. Vecchi


The availability of coherent optical sources (lasers) has permitted a rapid development of photosurgical and photocoagulative techniques during the last decadel. Photomedicine2 appeared another very interesting field for laser applications in view of the potential progresses in the already existing phototherapeutical procedures, and for the importance of laser techniques in the photobiological field3. The laser photochemotherapy of tumors4 represents a noticeable example of this prevision.


Human Serum Albumin Light Emit Diode Fluorescent Lamp Laser Irradiance Neonatal Jaundice 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. P. Donzelli
    • 1
  • M. G. Migliorini
    • 2
  • R. Pratesi
    • 4
  • G. Sbrana
    • 3
  • C. Vecchi
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di PediatriaUniversità di FirenzeItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Chimica-FisicaUniversità di FirenzeItaly
  3. 3.Centro di Studio dei Composti Eterociclici del CNRFirenzeItaly
  4. 4.Istituto di Elettronica Quantistica del CNRFirenzeItaly

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