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Palladium-Bacteriopheophorbide (Code C61321)

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Preferred Name: Palladium-Bacteriopheophorbide

Definition: A novel palladium-substituted bacteriochlorophyll derivative and photosensitizer with potential antitumor activity. Upon administration, inactive palladium-bacteriopheophorbide is activated locally when the tumor bed is exposed to photoirradiation; the activated form induces local cytotoxic processes, resulting in local tissue damage, disruption of tumor vasculature, and tumor hypoxia and necrosis.

Label: Palladium-Bacteriopheophorbide

NCI Thesaurus Code: C61321 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C1136634  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 483132
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 483132 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C1136634

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code C61321
Legacy_Concept_Name Palladium-Bacteriopheophorbide
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

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