Treatment of neoplastic tissue by water-soluble texaphyrine metal complexes
Jonathan L. Sessler
Gregory W. Hemmi
Tarak D. Mody
United States Patent and Trademark Office
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.