Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2014, Article ID 436463, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/436463
Research Article

Photoprotective Effect of the Plant Collaea argentina against Adverse Effects Induced by Photodynamic Therapy

Centro de Investigaciones sobre Porfirinas y Porfirias (CIPYP), CONICET, Hospital de Clínicas José de San Martín, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Córdoba 2351 1er subsuelo, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, 1120AAF Buenos Aires, Argentina

Received 1 November 2013; Revised 10 January 2014; Accepted 12 January 2014; Published 27 February 2014

Academic Editor: Victor Loschenov

Copyright © 2014 Leandro Mamone et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. T. J. Dougherty, “Photodynamic therapy (PDT) of malignant tumors,” Critical Reviews in Oncology and Hematology, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 83–116, 1984. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. R. Baumgartner, R. M. Huber, H. Schulz et al., “Inhalation of 5-aminolevulinic acid: a new technique for fluorescence detection of early stage lung cancer,” Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 169–174, 1996. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. J. C. Kennedy, R. H. Pottier, and D. C. Pross, “Photodynamic therapy with endogenous protoporphyrin. IX: basic principles and present clinical experience,” Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B, vol. 6, no. 1-2, pp. 143–148, 1990. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. B. Liu, T. J. Farrell, and M. S. Patterson, “A dynamic model for ALA-PDT of skin: simulation of temporal and spatial distributions of ground-state oxygen, photosensitizer and singlet oxygen,” Physics in Medicine and Biology, vol. 55, no. 19, pp. 5913–5932, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. R. R. Allison, G. H. Downie, R. Cuenca, X.-H. Hu, C. J. H. Childs, and C. H. Sibata, “Photosensitizers in clinical PDT,” Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 27–42, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. B. Hu, N. Zeng, Z. Liu et al., “Two-dimensional singlet oxygen imaging with its near-infrared luminescence during photosensitization,” Journal of Biomedical Optics, vol. 16, no. 1, Article ID 016003, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. E. B. Gyenge, D. Lüscher, P. Forny et al., “Photodynamic mechanisms induced by a combination of hypericin and a chlorin based-photosensitizer in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma cells,” Photochemistry and Photobiology, vol. 89, no. 1, pp. 150–162, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  8. R. Ebermann, G. Alth, M. Kreitner, and A. Kubin, “Natural products derived from plants as potential drugs for the photodynamic destruction of tumor cells,” Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 95–97, 1996. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. G. M. Cragg, D. J. Newman, and K. M. Snader, “Natural products in drug discovery and development,” Journal of Natural Products, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 52–60, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. L. Mamone, A. Casas, L. Rodriguez, L. Gándara, A. Batlle, and G. di Venosa, “Estudios in vitro de extractos de plantas autóctonas argentinas como potenciales antineoplásicos o fotosensibilizantes en la Terapia Fotodinámica del cáncer,” Medicina Buenos Aires, vol. 70, pp. 125–126, 2010. View at Google Scholar
  11. S. E. Werbajh, A. J. Urtreger, L. I. Puricelli, E. S. de Lustig, E. Bal de Kier Joffé, and A. R. Kornblihtt, “Downregulation of fibronectin transcription in highly metastatic adenocarcinoma cells,” The FEBS Letters, vol. 440, no. 3, pp. 277–281, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. F. O. Zuloaga, O. Morrone, and M. Belgrano, Catálogo de Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur, vol. 1, 2009.
  13. F. Denizot and R. Lang, “Rapid colorimetric assay for cell growth and survival—modifications to the tetrazolium dye procedure giving improved sensitivity and reliability,” Journal of Immunological Methods, vol. 89, no. 2, pp. 271–277, 1986. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. L. Mamone, G. di Venosa, J. J. Valla et al., “Cytotoxic effects of argentinean plant extracts on tumour and normal cell lines,” Cellular and Molecular Biology, vol. 57, pp. 1487–1499, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. C. Perotti, A. Casas, and A. M. del C. Batlle, “Scavengers protection of cells against ALA-based photodynamic therapy-induced damage,” Lasers in Medical Science, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 222–229, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. C. M. N. Yow, J. Y. Chen, N. K. Mak, N. H. Cheung, and A. W. N. Leung, “Cellular uptake, subcellular localization and photodamaging effect of Temoporfin (mTHPC) in nasopharyngeal carcinoma cells: comparison with hematoporphyrin derivative,” Cancer Letters, vol. 157, no. 2, pp. 123–131, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. L. D. Barnes, E. A. Giuliano, and J. Ota, “Cellular localization of Visudyne as a function of time after local injection in an in vivo model of squamous cell carcinoma: an investigation into tumor cell death,” Veterinary Ophthalmology, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 158–165, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. A. D. Tekrony, N. M. Kelly, B. A. Fage, and D. T. Cramb, “Photobleaching kinetics of Verteporfin and Lemuteporfin in cells and optically trapped multilamellar vesicles using two-photon excitation,” Photochemistry and Photobiology, vol. 87, no. 4, pp. 853–861, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. H.-Y. Du, Y. Li, M. Olivo, G. W.-C. Yip, and B.-H. Bay, “Differential up-regulation of metallothionein isoforms in well-differentiated nasopharyngeal cancer cells in vitro by photoactivated hypericin,” Oncology Reports, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 1397–1402, 2006. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. R. Santus, C. C. Stobbe, M. S. McPhee, and J. D. Chapman, “Protection against light-activated photofrin II killing of tumor cells by nitroimidazoles,” Radiation Research, vol. 130, no. 1, pp. 31–37, 1992. View at Google Scholar
  21. N. D. Hogikyan, R. E. Hayden, and P. W. McLear, “1991Cutaneous photoprotection using a hydroxyl radical scavenger in photodynamic therapy,” American Journal of Otolaryngology, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 1–5.
  22. R. Ferrari-Iliou, A. D'Arcy-Lamenta, J.-P. Iliou et al., “In vitro photodynamic lipid peroxidation of total lipophilic extracts from leaves of bean plants,” Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, vol. 1166, no. 1, pp. 48–54, 1993. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. L. G. Korkina, S. Pastore, E. Dellambra, and C. de Luca, “New molecular and cellular targets for chemoprevention and treatment of skin tumors by plant polyphenols: a critical review,” Current Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 20, no. 7, pp. 852–868, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  24. W.-H. Chan and H.-J. Wu, “Anti-apoptotic effects of curcumin on photosensitized human epidermal carcinoma A431 cells,” Journal of Cellular Biochemistry, vol. 92, no. 1, pp. 200–212, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  25. S. González, M. A. Pathak, J. Cuevas, V. G. Villarrubia, and T. B. Fitzpatrick, “Topical or oral administration with an extract of Polypodium leucotomos prevents acute sunburn and psoralen-induced phototoxic reactions as well as depletion of Langerhans cells in human skin,” Photodermatology Photoimmunology and Photomedicine, vol. 13, no. 1-2, pp. 50–60, 1997. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus