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VEGFR2-targeted Contrast Agent BR55 (Code C95204)

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Preferred Name: VEGFR2-targeted Contrast Agent BR55

Definition: A lipopeptide-based, vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 (VEGRF2) -targeted contrast agent with the property of molecular imaging of angiogenesis. BR55 is prepared by incorporation of a biospecific heterodimer peptide into the perfluorobutane-containing lipid-shelled microbubble membrane; the peptide specifically binds to VEGFR2 expressed on tumoral vascular endothelium allowing ultrasound imaging of the sites of active angiogenesis.

Label: VEGFR2-targeted Contrast Agent BR55

NCI Thesaurus Code: C95204 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: CL426694  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
BR55
VEGFR2-targeted Contrast Agent BR55

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 690943
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 690943 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
NCI META CUI CL426694

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C95204
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C95204

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