Amphiphilic phthalocyanines in polymeric micelles: a supramolecular approach toward efficient third-generation photosensitizers

Francesca Setaro, Jos W. H. Wennink, Petri I. Mäkinen, Lari Holappa, Panagiotis N. Trohopoulos, Seppo Ylä-Herttuala, Cornelus F. van Nostrum, Andres de la Escosura, Tomas Torres
2020 Journal of materials chemistry. B  
This article describes a straightforward supramolecular strategy to encapsulate amphiphilic silicon phthalocyanines in polymeric micelles. A member of this new series of third-generation photosensitizers presents promising PDT activity.
doi:10.1039/c9tb02014d pmid:31803886 fatcat:54nwjl576nhwfbj26izyllucua