PATENT DETAILS

Patent ID:
56
Inventors:
Ethan Sternberg, David Dolphin, Andrew Tovey, Anna M Richter, Julia G Levy
Title:
A New Class of Benzoporphyrin Derivative Photoactive Compounds
Country:
United States
Patent No:
5880145
Grant Date:
1999-03-09
Abstract:
New compounds expanding the repertoire of compounds useful in photodynamic therapy are described. Monohydrobenzoporphyrins can be obtained in the triacid form or as esters with heteroatom-substituted alcohols, or as amides.

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