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Title: Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis

Abstract

A method 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.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Sacramento, CA
  2. Arlington, MA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
872472
Patent Number(s):
5942534
Assignee:
General Hospital Corporation (Boston, MA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y10 - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC Y10S - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
A - HUMAN NECESSITIES A61 - MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE A61K - PREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-91ER61228
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
photodynamic; therapy; treatment; osteoarthritis; method; treating; patient; osteoarthritic; disease; administering; therapeutic; composition; containing; photoactivatable; compound; precursor; light; photoactivating; wavelength; activates; composition containing; photodynamic therapy; /514/

Citation Formats

Trauner, Kenneth, and Hasan, Tayyaba. Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis. United States: N. p., 1999. Web.
Trauner, Kenneth, & Hasan, Tayyaba. Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis. United States.
Trauner, Kenneth, and Hasan, Tayyaba. Fri . "Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/872472.
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