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Chem Commun (Camb). 2022 Jan 14. doi: 10.1039/d1cc05810j. Online forward of print.
Singlet oxygen is the first agent liable for the therapeutic results of photodynamic remedy (PDT). In this work, we show that singlet oxygen launch because of thermal endoperoxide cycloreversion may be targeted in the direction of particular options of chosen most cancers cells, and this targeted singlet oxygen delivery can function an efficient therapeutic software. Thus, cytotoxic singlet oxygen may be delivered regioselectively into prostate particular membrane antigen (PSMA) overexpressing lymph node carcinoma (LNCaP) cells. However, not like typical photodynamic processes, there is no such thing as a want for gentle or oxygen. The potential of the strategy is thrilling, contemplating the restrictions on the supply of sunshine and oxygen in deep-seated tumors.