Cristina Salomón

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Being independent of artificial power sources, self administered sunlight triggered photodynamic therapy could be a suitable alternative treatment for cutaneous leishmaniasis, that avoids the need for injectables and the toxic side effects of pentavalent antimonials. In this work we have determined the in vitro leishmanicidal activity of sunlight triggered(More)
Infections are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing high-dose therapy and subsequent autologous or allogeneic haemopoietic stem cell transplantation, despite the change from topical to systemic anti-infection prophylaxis and the introduction of growth factors and new antimicrobial drugs. We report our single centre experience with(More)
The mother-to-child transmission in Toxoplasma gondii infection occurs only when the infection is acquired for the first time during pregnancy. The prenatal and early postnatal diagnosis can only be achieved by serological testing. Serologic tests have different sensitivities, specificities and complexities, so that different tests in more than one blood(More)
Comparison of human T cell leukemia virus-1/2 (HTLV-1/2) screening assays in South America: Implications in the loss of blood units Gabriela Pataccini, Camila Cánepa, Jimena Salido, Cecilia M Delfino, Jorgelina Blejer, Roberto Fernández, Eulalia Rodríguez, Adriana Alter, Williams Pedrozo, Richard Malan, Elida Iriarte, Gustavo Duarte, Vanessa Schneider,(More)