5-ALA based photodynamic therapy (PDT) in glioblastoma-derived stem cell-enriched cultures

Christian Ewelt, Nima Etminan, Sarah Jauernik, Hans-Jakob Steiger & Walter Stummer
Objective: Considerable attention is being focussed on basic and translational research concerning glioblastoma stem cells, their tumorigenic potential and their resistance to radio- and chemotherapy. 5-ALA based photodynamic therapy (PDT) induces cell death in the C6 glioma spheroid model and appears[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]