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Aminolevulinic Acid Hydrochloride

Known as: 5-Amino-4-oxopentanoic Acid Hydrochloride, 5-Amino-4-oxopentanoic Acid HCl, Delta-Aminolevulinic Acid HCl 
The hydrochloride salt form of aminolevulinic acid, an aminoketone, used for local photosensitizing therapy. Aminolevulinic acid (ALA) is a metabolic… Expand
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2015
2015
OBJECTIVES To investigate the efficacy and safety of topical application of 5-aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) photodynamic therapy… Expand
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVES To determine the safety and efficacy of photodynamic therapy (PDT) with topical application of 20% wt/vol… Expand
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES This study set out to compare the photodetection of peritoneal micrometastases in an ovarian cancer model following… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To determine the safety and efficacy of photodynamic therapy (PDT) using 20% wt/vol aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride… Expand
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2002
2002
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a form of photochemotherapy requiring the simultaneous presence of a photosensitiser, activating… Expand
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2002
2002
The improvement of the permeation properties through excised human stratum corneum and artificial skin constructs (ASC) of delta… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (ALA, Levulan) applied topically to actinic keratoses (AKs) leads to accumulation of… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The role of aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (ALA) in photodynamic therapy (PDT) of in situ neoplasias and tumours of epithelial… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Abstract▴ Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is the treatment of tumors or dysplasic tissue with drugs that produce cytotoxic metabolites… Expand
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