16th International Photodynamic Association World Congress

Symposium 14

Symposium 14
PDT in Neurology/Brain
Chairs Herbert Stepp
Jiro Akimoto
11:00 Photodynamic therapy for malignant brain tumors using talaporfin sodium
Jiro Akimoto
Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
11:20 Light dosimetry and treatment monitoring for stereotactic interstitial PDT in malignant glioma
Herbert Stepp
University Hospital of Munich, Germany
11:40 New perspectives for δ-aminolevulinic acid to treat malignant gliomas
Toshihiko Kuroiwa
Osaka Medical College, Japan
11:55 The Effectiveness of δ-aminolevulinic acid based photodynamic therapy in malignant glioma
Juliane Schroeteler
Klinik und Poliklinik für Neurochirurgie Universitätsklinik Münster, Germany
12:10 Indigo: set-up and first results of a pilot clinical trial on intraoperative 5-ALA PDT for the treatment of newly diagnosed glioblastoma
Maximilien Vermandel
University of Lille, France
12:25 Value of 5-ALA in frameless stereotactic brain biopsies
Matthias Millesi
Medical University of Vienna, Austria
12:40 Spatial Frequency Domain Imaging for Wide-Field Quantitative Fluorescence-Guided Glioma Surgery
Brian Wilson
University of Toronto, Canada
12:55 Bioluminescence-Mediated Photodynamic Therapy: A Novel Treatment for Grade 4 Astrocytoma
Stephen Bown
University College London Hospitals, UK