Xiaochen Dong



  1. Yang X, Wang D, Zhu J, Xue L, Ou C, Wang W, et al. Functional black phosphorus nanosheets for mitochondria-targeting photothermal/photodynamic synergistic cancer therapy. Chem Sci. 2019;10:3779-3785 pubmed publisher
    ..This study presents a novel nanotheranostic agent for mitochondria-targeting phototherapy, which may open new horizons for biomedicine. ..
  2. Liang P, Tang Q, Cai Y, Liu G, Si W, Shao J, et al. Self-quenched ferrocenyl diketopyrrolopyrrole organic nanoparticles with amplifying photothermal effect for cancer therapy. Chem Sci. 2017;8:7457-7463 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the as-prepared DPPCN-Fc NPs are a promising cancer theranostic agent for photoacoustic imaging-guided cancer photothermal therapy. ..
  3. Zou J, Wang P, Wang Y, Liu G, Zhang Y, Zhang Q, et al. Penetration depth tunable BODIPY derivatives for pH triggered enhanced photothermal/photodynamic synergistic therapy. Chem Sci. 2019;10:268-276 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provides a strategy to modulate the photoconversion characteristics of PSs for both penetration-depth-tunable and pH-dependent PDT/PTT synergistic cancer therapy in clinics. ..
  4. Wang Y, Huang X, Tang Y, Zou J, Wang P, Zhang Y, et al. A light-induced nitric oxide controllable release nano-platform based on diketopyrrolopyrrole derivatives for pH-responsive photodynamic/photothermal synergistic cancer therapy. Chem Sci. 2018;9:8103-8109 pubmed publisher
    ..These results highlight that the nano-platform has promising potential for NO-mediated multimodal synergistic phototherapy in clinical settings. ..
  5. Zou J, Yin Z, Wang P, Chen D, Shao J, Zhang Q, et al. Photosensitizer synergistic effects: D-A-D structured organic molecule with enhanced fluorescence and singlet oxygen quantum yield for photodynamic therapy. Chem Sci. 2018;9:2188-2194 pubmed publisher
    ..5 mg kg-1). The enhanced imaging and photodynamic performance of DPPBDPI suggest that the synergistic effect of DPP and BODIPY provides a novel theranostic platform for cancer diagnosis and photodynamic therapy. ..
  6. Wei Z, Liang P, Xie J, Song C, Tang C, Wang Y, et al. Carrier-free nano-integrated strategy for synergetic cancer anti-angiogenic therapy and phototherapy. Chem Sci. 2019;10:2778-2784 pubmed publisher
  7. Tang Q, Cheng Z, Yang N, Li Q, Wang P, Chen D, et al. Hydrangea-structured tumor microenvironment responsive degradable nanoplatform for hypoxic tumor multimodal imaging and therapy. Biomaterials. 2019;205:1-10 pubmed publisher
  8. Wu C, Huang X, Tang Y, Xiao W, Sun L, Shao J, et al. Pyrrolopyrrole aza-BODIPY near-infrared photosensitizer for dual-mode imaging-guided photothermal cancer therapy. Chem Commun (Camb). 2019;55:790-793 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the photothermal ablation of tumor cells can be realized both in vitro and in vivo, even at a low concentration (0.5 mg kg-1). ..
  9. Cai Y, Wei Z, Song C, Tang C, Han W, Dong X. Optical nano-agents in the second near-infrared window for biomedical applications. Chem Soc Rev. 2019;48:22-37 pubmed publisher

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  1. Xiao W, Wang P, Ou C, Huang X, Tang Y, Wu M, et al. 2-Pyridone-functionalized Aza-BODIPY photosensitizer for imaging-guided sustainable phototherapy. Biomaterials. 2018;183:1-9 pubmed publisher
    ..4% inhibition) with almost no side effects by intermittent laser illumination. The finding highlights that this photothermal synergistic sustainable phototherapy presents great potential for clinical applications. ..