The use of riboflavin and metalloporphyrins in cytochrome P-450 content in Wistar rats.

@article{Jain2005TheUO,
  title={The use of riboflavin and metalloporphyrins in cytochrome P-450 content in Wistar rats.},
  author={Ritu Jain and Manisha Tiwari and Ramesh Chandra and Gunjhan Upadhyaya Satya Prakash},
  journal={Artificial cells, blood substitutes, and immobilization biotechnology},
  year={2005},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={271-8}
}
Phototherapy is commonly used for the treatment of neonatal jaundice. Riboflavin is a photosensitizer that generates singlet oxygen, which promotes bilirubin photodecomposition. Metalloporphyrins are also effective photosensitizers. The effect of a combined dosing regimen of riboflavin and metalloporphyrins was studied, with the aim of increasing the… CONTINUE READING