Principal Investigator

Thomas H. Foster, Ph.D. University of Rochester work Box 648 601 Elmwood Ave Rochester NY 14642 office: MC 3-5333 p 585-275-1347

Anti-microbial PDT

Representative Publications

Anti-microbial PDT

Anti-microbial PDT

S. Mitra, C.G. Haidaris, S.B. Snell, B.R. Giesselman, S.M. Hupcher, and T.H. Foster. Effective photosensitization and selectivity in vivo of Candida albicans by meso-tetra (N-methyl-4-pyridyl) porphine tetra tosylate. Lasers Surg. Med. 43, 324-332 (2011).

Y. Chabrier-Rosello, B.R. Giesselman, F. J. De Jesús Andino, T.H. Foster, S. Mitra, and C.G. Haidaris. Inhibition of electron transport chain assembly and function promotes photodynamic killing of Candida. J. Photochem. Photobiol. B 99, 117-125 (2010). [Medline]

Y. Chabrier-Rosello, T.H. Foster, S. Mitra, and C.G. Haidaris. Respiratory deficiency enhances the sensitivity of the pathogenic fungus Candida to photodynamic treatment. Photochem. Photobiol. 84, 1141-1148 (2008). [Medline]

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