The in vitro effect of antimicrobial photodynamic therapy on Candida and Staphylococcus biofilms


GÜZEL TUNÇCAN Ö. , KALKANCI A. , Unal E. A. , Abdulmajed O., Erdogan M., DİZBAY M. , ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.48, sa.4, ss.873-879, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 48 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1803-44
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.873-879

Özet

Background/aim: This study was designed to evaluate the effect of antimicrobial photodynamic treatment (APDT) in a biofilm model using combinations of various dyes (rose bengal, riboflavin, and methylene blue) as photosensitizers and light sources (LED and UVA) against staphylococcal and candidal biofilms.