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- Ribeiro, Ana P. de, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Journal of photochemistry and photobiology 2011 v.103 no.2 pp. 87-92
- Staphylococcus aureus; chemiluminescence; exposure duration; in vitro studies; lasers; light intensity; lighting; oxygen; photobiology; photochemistry; therapeutics
- ... The photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a combination of using a photosensitizer agent, light and oxygen that can cause oxidative cellular damage. This technique is applied in several cases, including for microbial control. The most extensively studied light sources for this purpose are lasers and LED-based systems. Few studies treat alternative light sources based PDT. Sources which present flexibility ...