Advertisement

Photodynamic Therapy in Veterinary Medicine: From Basics to Clinical Practice

  • Fábio Parra Sellera
  • Cristiane Lassálvia Nascimento
  • Martha Simões Ribeiro

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Fábio Parra Sellera, Caetano Padial Sabino, Michael Richard Hamblin
    Pages 1-10
  3. Caetano Padial Sabino, Michael Richard Hamblin
    Pages 11-23
  4. Michael Richard Hamblin, Caetano Padial Sabino
    Pages 25-43
  5. Caetano Padial Sabino, Michael Richard Hamblin
    Pages 45-56
  6. Caetano Padial Sabino, Michael Richard Hamblin
    Pages 57-72
  7. Michael Richard Hamblin, Caetano Padial Sabino
    Pages 73-91
  8. Martha Simões Ribeiro, Caetano Padial Sabino
    Pages 93-109
  9. Cristiane Lassalvia Nascimento, Fábio Parra Sellera, Martha Simões Ribeiro
    Pages 111-123
  10. Julia Buchholz
    Pages 125-137
  11. Julia Buchholz
    Pages 139-155
  12. Cristiane Lassálvia Nascimento, Fábio Parra Sellera, Martha Simões Ribeiro
    Pages 157-168
  13. Fábio Parra Sellera, Cristiane Lassálvia Nascimento, Martha Simões Ribeiro
    Pages 169-196
  14. Fábio Parra Sellera, Fabio Celidonio Pogliani, Caetano Padial Sabino
    Pages 197-207
  15. Fábio Parra Sellera, Cristiane Lassálvia Nascimento, Fabio Celidonio Pogliani, Caetano Padial Sabino, Martha Simões Ribeiro
    Pages 209-222
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 223-228

About this book

Introduction

This pioneering book offers an introduction to photodynamic therapy, a promising new approach in the treatment of complex diseases like cancer and microbial infections in animals. Addressing all aspects, ranging from basics to clinical practice, it presents the history and fundamentals of photodynamic therapy for non-experts. It includes a collection of basic and clinical studies in cancer and infectious diseases, as well as illustrations of successful treatment procedures and future perspectives and innovative applications involving nanotechnology and advanced drug delivery. This valuable resource offers readers insights into how the therapy works and how to apply it effectively in daily practice.

Keywords

Photosensitizers Antimicrobial PDT Photochemotherapy Photodynamic Application Farm animals, zoo animals, companion animals Oxidative stress Cancer therapy

Editors and affiliations

  • Fábio Parra Sellera
    • 1
  • Cristiane Lassálvia Nascimento
    • 2
  • Martha Simões Ribeiro
    • 3
  1. 1.University of São PauloDepartment of Internal Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal ScienceButantã, São PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Santos AquariumVeterinary Unit of Santos AquariumPonta da Praia, SantosBrazil
  3. 3.IPEN-CNEN/SPCenter for Lasers and ApplicationsCidade Universitária, São PauloBrazil

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Pharma
Biotechnology
Consumer Packaged Goods