Protoporphyrin IX

Known as: 21H,23H-Porphine-2,18-dipropanoic acid, 7,12-diethenyl-3,8,13,17-tetramethyl-, PROTOPORPHYRIN, 3,3'-(3,7,12,17-tetramethyl-8,13-divinyl-21H,23H-porphine-2,18-diyl)-bis-propionic acid 
A tetrapyrrole containing 4 methyl, 2 propionic and 2 vinyl side chains that is a metabolic precursor for hemes, cytochrome c and chlorophyll… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECT The aim of this study was to investigate the relationships between intraoperative fluorescence, features on MR imaging… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Chloroplast biogenesis involves careful coordination of both plastid and nuclear gene expression, which is achieved in part by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The breast cancer resistance protein (BCRPABCG2) is a member of the ATP-binding cassette family of drug transporters and confers… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
 Malignant gliomas accumulate fluorescing protoporphyrin IX intracellularly after exposure to 5-aminolevulinic acid, a metabolic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND High-grade dysplasia in columnar-lined (Barrett's) oesophagus presents a difficult therapeutic dilemma. Choices for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The mode of cell death induced by photodynamic treatment (PDT) was studied in two cell lines cultured in monolayer, V79 Chinese… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The first study of photodynamic therapy in the human gastrointestinal tract using 5 aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) induced… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The tissue photosensitizer protoporphyrin IX (PpIX) is an immediate precursor of heme in the biosynthetic pathway for heme. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The effects of various metalloporphyrins on hepatic heme oxygenase (EC 1.14.99.3) activity were examined in order to identify… (More)
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