meso-Tetraphenylporphyrin 99+%

Product ID: M0540



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Description

Sensitizer used for the photochemical generation of singlet oxygen. Many metal complexes have been developed with this highly purified TPP.

Tetraphenylporphyrin, abbreviated TPP or H2TPP, is a synthetic heterocyclic compound that resembles naturally occurring porphyrins, cofactors found in hemoglobin and cytochromes that are related to chlorophyll and vitamin B12. This highly purified form has found application as a sensitizer for generation of singlet oxygen in cell and tissues as well as in combination with a variety of metal complexes.

Technical Data
SKU M0540
CAS Number 917-23-7
Unit Size 1g
Alternative Names TPP, 5,10,15,20-Tetraphenylporphyrin
Absorption 420nm
Emission Wavelength 651
Molecular Formula C₄₄H₃;₀N₄
Molecular Weight 614.76
Storage Conditions -20C, Desiccated

References and Citations

References:

  • "meso-Tetraphenylporphyrin in liposomes as a suitable photosensitizer for photodynamic therapy of tumors", Lovcinsky, M., Borecky, J., Kubat, P., Jezek, P., Gen. Physiol. Biophys. 18(2)(1999):107-118.
  • Yang, R.; Wang, K.; Xiao, D.; Yang, X. Fluorometric study of the inclusion interaction of b-cyclodextrin derivatives with tetraphenylporphyrin and its analytical application. Spectrochimica Acta, Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy (2001), 57A(8), 1595-1602.
  • Owens, John W.; Robins, Marsha. Phthalocyanine photophysics and photosensitizer efficiency on human embryonic lung fibroblasts. Journal of Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines (2001), 5(5), 460-464.
  • Pascu, Mihail Lucian; Popescu, Alina; Danaila, Leon; Carp, N.; Ion, Rodica-Mariana; Pascu, Mihaela Oana; Staicu, Angela. Photodynamic therapy studies on brain tumors using nitrogen pulsed lasers. Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering (1999), 4166(Window on the Laser Medicine World), 138-148.
  • Mosinger, J.; Losinska, K.; Abrhamova, T.; Veiserova, S.; Micka, Z.; Nemcova, I.; Mosinger, B. Determination of singlet oxygen production and antibacterial effect of nonpolar porphyrins in heterogeneous systems. Analytical Letters (2000), 33(6), 1091-1104.
  • Schenning, A. P. H. J.; Hubert, D. H. W.; Feiters, M. C.; Nolte, R. J. M. Control of aggregation and tuning of the location of porphyrins in synthetic membranes as mimics for cytochrome P450. Langmuir (1996), 12(6), 1572-7.
  • Tanielian C Photo-oxygenation sensitized by dyes. BIOCHIMIE (1986 Jun), 68(6), 797-806.
  • Galkin B N; Ershova O N; Golovenko N Ia; Zhilina Z I; Oleshko T I Inhibition of cytochrome P-450-dependent enzymes in rat liver microsomes by tetraphenylporphyrin and its metal complexes. VOPROSY MEDITSINSKOI KHIMII (1988 Sep-Oct), 34(5), 91-3.
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