Bacteriochlorin | definition of bacteriochlorin by Medical dictionary
7,8,17,18-Tetrahydroporphyrin; the basic structure of the bacteriochlorophylls.
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In vitro and in vivo efficacy of photofrin and pheophorbide a, a bacteriochlorin
, in photodynamic therapy of colonic cancer cells.
Molecules that meet the above three basic conditions are often highly conjugated molecules such as porphyrins, chiorins, bacteriochlorins