Laboratory test of photoswitchable anti-tumor agent -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Laboratory test of photoswitchable anti-tumor agent

Researchers from Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) develop an oxygen-independent, photoswitchable molecule and test it successfully in the lab for its effect against tumors.

04/25/2016

Graphic: GS-DProSw Molecule in its inactive form can be activated by visible light

The GS-DProSw molecule in its inactive form (blue) can be activated by visible light (red) and "switched off" again by UV light; © KIT