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Metal complexes of texaphyrins
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1998-09-01)
Texaphyrins are provided for use as radiation sensitizers. Advantageous properties of texaphyrins for use as a radiation sensitizer include: i) a low redox potential which allows radiation-induced hydrated electrons to ...
Treatment of neoplastic tissue by water-soluble texaphyrine metal complexes
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1998-03-31)
The present invention relates to the use of water-soluble texaphyrin-diamagnetic metal complexes retaining lipophilicity as photosensitizers in the treatment of benign and malignant neoplastic tissue.