Killing cancer with light

8 Nov 2011 A new, finely tuned light-based treatment kills cancer cells in mice without harming the tissue around them, and could conceivably used to treat 2 Jul 2013 One therapy for treating cancer involves shining lasers on light-sensitive materials to kill nearby cancer cells in the presence of oxygen

13 Nov 2011 Molecular scientists are using infrared light to kill cancer cells and shrink tumors without damaging healthy tissue

Photodynamic therapy (PDT) combines a drug (called a photosensitizer or photosensitizing agent) with a specific type of light to kill cancer cells. The U.S. Food Our light and sound sources utilize the latest technology to deliver optimal this proven therapy is recognized world wide for it39s gentle cancer killing effects 15 Oct 2014 Tuning light to kill deep cancer tumors. Nanoparticles developed at UMass Medical School advance potential clinical application for

Using Light to Target and Kill Cancer Cells, Without Chemotherapy39s

17 May 2014 Advances in photodynamic therapy have enabled researchers to potentially treat cancer by simply beaming light at tumors deep inside the 8 Sep 2014 A clinical trial at the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center will start using light energy to kill cancer cells in patients with

27 Mar 2014 Nanoparticles have been suggested as a way to kill cancer cells in a multitude of ways. Recent research has suggested a method for Photodynamic therapy or PDT is a treatment that uses special drugs, called photosensitizing agents, along with light to kill cancer cells. The drugs only work after