16th International Photodynamic Association World Congress

Symposium 8

Symposium 8
Antimicrobial photodynamic inactivation
Chairs Ying-Ying Huang
Kristjan Plaetzer
17:00 Synergistic effect of antimicrobial photodynamic inactivation and potassium iodide for infectious disease in animal models
Ying-Ying Huang
Harvard Medical School, USA
17:20 New horizons in microbiological food safety: Photodynamic decontamination based on natural photosensitisers
Kristjan Plaetzer
University of Salzburg, Austria
17:40 Fast and effective inactivation of bacteria – impact of absorbed photons by a given photosensitizer
Tim Maisch
University of Regensburg, Germany
17:55 Effect of photodynamic therapy on the virulence factors of Staphylococcus aureus
Adelaide Almeida
University of Aveiro, Portugal
18:10 Blue light treatment – more than bactericidal activity
Mariusz Grinholc
University of Gdansk, Poland
18:25 Photoactivatable larvicide for the control of Aedes aegypti: evaluation of new formulations of curcumin
Larissa Marila de Souza
Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil
18:40 Photodynamic inactivation of bacteria with reactive oxygens of composite materials
Yong-Rok Kim
Yonsei University, South Korea
18:55 Targeting bacterial cells with a photosensitizer conjugated to antibacterial peptides
Joanna Nakonieczna
University of Gdańsk, Poland