PATENT DETAILS

Patent ID:
76
Inventors:
Ethan Sternberg, David Dolphin, Anna M Richter, David WC Hunt, Ashok Jain, Julia G Levy, Elizabeth M Waterfield, Ronald E Boch
Title:
Ethylene Glycol Esters as Photoactive Agents
Country:
United States
Patent No:
6153639
Grant Date:
2000-11-28
Abstract:
New compounds useful in photodynamic therapy are of the formula

Four structure of the ethylene glycol derivatives

and their 1,4-diene isomers and the metallated and/or labeled and/or conjugated forms thereof wherein each R1 is independently alkyl (1-6); each n is independently an integer of 0-6; and R2 is vinyl or a derivative form thereof.

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