Профиль Miravant Medical Technologies
Miravant Medical Technologies is a pharmaceutical research and development company which specializes in photodynamic therapy or PDT, a treatment modality based on drugs that respond to light. It develops light activated drugs and associated devices for photodynamic therapy through its novel version of PDT technology with the trademark PhotoPointÃ¢. These drugs induce a photochemical reaction in the presence of oxygen that can be used to locally destroy diseased cells and abnormal blood vessels. Their drugs and devices are in various stages of development and require regulatory approval prior to sales, marketing or clinical use.