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

Haidaris CG, Foster TH, Waldman DL, Mathes EJ, McNamara J, Curran T. (2013 Oct 01). Effective photodynamic therapy against microbial populations in human deep tissue abscess aspirates. Lasers Surg Med. 45, 509-16.

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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