SWCNT–porphyrin nano-hybrids selectively activated by ultrasound: an interesting model for sonodynamic applications

Federica Bosca, Ingrid Corazzari, Federica Foglietta, Roberto Canaparo, Gianni Durando, Linda Pastero, Silvia Arpicco, Franco Dosio, Daniele Zonari, Giancarlo Cravotto, Silvia Tagliapietra, Loredana Serpe (+2 others)
2020 RSC Advances  
Sonodynamic therapy (SDT) is an innovative anticancer approach, based on the excitation of a given molecule (usually a porphyrin) by inertial acoustic cavitation that leads to cell death via the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS).
doi:10.1039/d0ra03944f fatcat:qtsh6nqx5zedtjdzgrsnt75yiu