The present disclosure relates to a solution comprising a water insoluble carbohydrate and a fluorescent dye, such as a near infrared (NIR) contrast agent, wherein the solution sets under aqueous conditions, such as in vivo, to form e.g. a gel, a glass, a semi-solid, a solid, a crystal or any mixtures thereof. The disclosure further relates to preparation of such solution and use of such solution for in vivo imaging and/or guidance of surgery or interventional therapeutic procedures.
|IPC||A61K 51/ 12 A I|
|Country/Territory||International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)|
|Publication status||Published - 26 Dec 2019|