Ultra-performance liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometric method for determination of 5-aminolevulinic acid in oral colonic targeted tablets for diagnosis of colon cancer
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Poster
- By: ABDEL-HAMID, Magdi (King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
- Co-author(s): Yassin, Alaa Edeen (King Saud University, RIYADH, Saudi Arabia)
Alsarra, Ibrahim (King Saud University, RIYADH, Saudi Arabia)
Alanazi, Fars (King Saud University, RIYADH, Saudi Arabia)
5-Aminolevulinic Acid (5-ALA) is the most commonly used drug in modern photodynamic therapy (PDT). It has been successfully used in the treatment of a variety of neoplastic lesions. In our orally-administered colonic delivery system 5-ALA was intended for the diagnosis of colon cancer. The previously reported methods determine 5-ALA after.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.