Selective photodynamic inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus with Hypericin

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Introduction: Staphylococcus aureus is a gram positive bacteria responsible by localized and systemic infections. The bacterial resistance to antibiotics is a huge problem and a challenge for the development of new therapeutic modalities [1]. The photodynamic inactivation of microorganisms (PDI) is a promising technique to fight localized infections based… (More)

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@inproceedings{Perussi2012SelectivePI, title={Selective photodynamic inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus with Hypericin}, author={Janice Rodrigues Perussi and Lucas Fernando de Souza Castro and Claudia Bernal and Joyce Laura da Silva Gonçalves}, year={2012} }