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photosensitize

(fō′tō-sĕn′sĭ-tīz′)
tr.v. photosensi·tized, photosensi·tizing, photosensi·tizes
To make (an organism, a cell, or a substance) photosensitive.

pho′to·sen′si·tiz′er n.
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However, synergism between these two therapies was only observed when MCF-7c3 cells were photosensitized with the condition that induce an upregulation of NQ01 previous exposure to [beta]-Lapachone.
Deformities in chickens photosensitized by feeding spring parsley (Cymopterus watsonii).
A deep desulfurization process for light oil by photosensitized oxidation using a triplet photosensitizer and hydrogen peroxide in an oil/water two-phase liquid-liquid extraction system // Ind.
Printed on photosensitized canvas, Anselmo's overhead view of himself striding down a volcanic hillside is not only a congenial welcome, it's also a knockout.
Ogilby, 'Two-Photon Photosensitized Production of Singlet Oxygen,' in Journal of the American Chemistry Society, 123: 1215-1221, 2001.
Indeed, a rise in the temperature of the reaction mixture increased (as shown in Table 4) the quantum yield of HPD photosensitized oxidation of Trp (a well-known chemical quencher of [sup.
Inhibition of psoralen photosensitized hemolysis by Bidentis tripartita extract.
Red laser light is applied to the surface of a photosensitized tumor.
In radical photosensitized experiments, the excitation transfer can occur through the usual energy transfer in which the photoinitiator, indirectly excited, yields reactive species, or through electron and proton transfer, the charge transfer complex thus generated being capable to form radicals or ionic species.
The use of PDT/PD to achieve a therapeutic or diagnostic effect involves the application of a drug, which collects preferentially in target tissue, followed by the application of controlled light to the photosensitized cells.