Antimicrobial Photodynamic Therapy : A New Therapeutic Option to Combat Infections

@inproceedings{Rosa2014AntimicrobialPT,
  title={Antimicrobial Photodynamic Therapy : A New Therapeutic Option to Combat Infections},
  author={Luciano Pereira Rosa and Francine Cristina da Silva},
  year={2014}
}
Minimization or elimination of antibiotic resistance in microbial species is an urgent need of the present times. Antimicrobial photodynamic therapy is a new therapeutic option through which development of resistance in microorganisms can be avoided. Interest in the use of photodynamic therapy to combat microbial infection is not only linked to the fact that this technique prevents antibiotic resistance in microorganisms, but is also due to the broad-spectrum antimicrobial effect, selectivity… CONTINUE READING