16th International Photodynamic Association World Congress

Symposium 15

Symposium 15
Combinational Approaches in PDT
Chairs Kristian Berg
Theresa Busch
11:00 Impact of genotypic and phenotypic differences in sarcoma models on the outcome of Photochemical Internalization (PCI) of bleomycin
Kristian Berg
Oslo University Hospital, Norway
11:20 Knowing your environment to make the most of photodynamic therapy
Theresa Busch
University of Pennsylvania, USA
11:40 PDT in combination with conventional drugs as potential therapeutic strategy against neoplastic diseases, skin lesions and local infections
Giuseppe Palumbo
University of Naples, Italy
11:55 Stromal reprogramming with differentiation promoting agents overcomes pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma resistance to photodynamic therapy
Tayyaba Hasan
Harvard Medical School, USA
12:10 X-ray and photon mediated in vitro and in vivo activity of Ruthenium(II)-based compounds
Pavel Kaspler
Theralase Inc,, Canada
12:25 Enhancing the efficacy of gene-directed enzyme prodrug therapy by photochemical internalization
Henry Hirschberg
University of California, USA
12:40 Combining photo/chemotherapy in cancer through biodegradable nanoparticles
Fabiana Quaglia
University of Napoli, Italy
12:55 New phosphorescent photosensitizers (PS) to follow up PDT response by autofluorescence FLIM and PS PLIM
Angelika Ruek
University of Ulm, Germany