Relation between Structures of p-Boronopiienylalanine Related Compounds and Their Usefulness for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy

  • H. Kakihana
  • K. Yoshino
  • Y. Mori

Abstract

10B-compounds are taken up by cancer cells by two different mechanisms: 1) Biophysical uptake, and 2) Biochemical uptake. The actual uptake is a combination of these two.

Keywords

Chrome Saccharide Tyrosine Boron Fructose 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Kakihana
    • 1
  • K. Yoshino
    • 2
  • Y. Mori
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryFaculty of Science and Engineering, Sophia UniversityChiyoda, TokyoJapan
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryFaculty of Science and Engineering, Shinshu UniversityMatsumotoJapan

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