Encyclopedia of Cancer

2009 Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

Photoactivation

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-47648-1_4545

Definition

A chemical process that is induced by a photosenstizer upon light irradiation.

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