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Title: Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis

Abstract

A method is disclosed of treating a patient who has osteoarthritic disease by administering a therapeutic composition containing a photoactivatable compound, or a precursor thereof, and administering light of a photoactivating wavelength that activates the compound. 5 figs.

Inventors:
;
Issue Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
678577
Patent Number(s):
5942534
Application Number:
PAN: 8-948,623
Assignee:
General Hospital Corp., Boston, MA (United States)
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 24 Aug 1999
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
55 BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, BASIC STUDIES; THERAPY; RHEUMATIC DISEASES; PHOTOCHEMICAL REACTIONS; PATIENTS

Citation Formats

Trauner, K, and Hasan, T. Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis. United States: N. p., 1999. Web.
Trauner, K, & Hasan, T. Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis. United States.
Trauner, K, and Hasan, T. Tue . "Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis". United States.
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