Carla Raquel Fontana

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effect of blue light on periodontal biofilm growth in vitro
    Carla R Fontana
    Applied Molecular Photomedicine Laboratory, Department of Applied Oral Sciences, The Forsyth Institute, 245 First Street, Cambridge, MA, 02142, USA
    Lasers Med Sci 30:2077-86. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Low-level laser therapy in pediatric Bell's palsy: case report in a three-year-old child
    Carla Raquel Fontana
    Department of Clinical Analysis, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Univ Estadual Paulista UNESP, Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    J Altern Complement Med 19:376-82. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Safety assessment of oral photodynamic therapy in rats
    Carla R Fontana
    Department of Clinical Analysis, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo State Unesp, 1621 Expedicionarios do Brasil Street, Araraquara, Sau Paulo, 14801 960, Brazil
    Lasers Med Sci 28:479-86. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A 12-month follow-up of hypopigmentation after laser hair removal
    Carla Raquel Fontana
    Departamento de Analises Clinicas, Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas, Univ Estadual Paulista, Rua Expedicionários do Brasil 1621, Araraquara, SP, 14801 960, Brasil
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 15:80-4. 2013
  5. pmc Endodontic antimicrobial photodynamic therapy: safety assessment in mammalian cell cultures
    Yan Xu
    Applied Molecular Photomedicine Laboratory, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115 3799, USA
    J Endod 35:1567-72. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for endodontic disinfection
    Nikolaos S Soukos
    Applied Molecular Photomedicine Laboratory, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 3799, USA
    J Endod 32:979-84. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of chitosan gel as antibiotic and photosensitizer delivery
    Carla Raquel Fontana
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry at Araraquara, UNESP Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    Drug Deliv 15:417-22. 2008
  8. pmc Effects of photodynamic therapy with blue light and curcumin as mouth rinse for oral disinfection: a randomized controlled trial
    Diego Portes Vieira Leite
    1 Department of Biomedical Engineering from University of Camilo Castelo Branco UNICASTELO São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil
    Photomed Laser Surg 32:627-32. 2014

Collaborators

  • Apostolos G Doukas
  • Yan Xu
  • Mansoor M Amiji
  • Diego Portes Vieira Leite
  • Nikolaos S Soukos
  • Thiago Nogueira Parmesano
  • Fernanda Rossi Paolillo
  • Vanderlei Salvador Bagnato
  • Abraham D Abernethy
  • Karriann Ruggiero
  • Federico Foschi
  • Lili Luschke Bammann
  • Sovanda Som
  • Jason T Morris
  • Peter Shih Yao Chen
  • Stephanie Doucette
  • Philip P Stashenko

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint The effect of blue light on periodontal biofilm growth in vitro
    Carla R Fontana
    Applied Molecular Photomedicine Laboratory, Department of Applied Oral Sciences, The Forsyth Institute, 245 First Street, Cambridge, MA, 02142, USA
    Lasers Med Sci 30:2077-86. 2015
    ..The cumulative blue light treatment suppressed biofilm growth in vitro. This may introduce a new avenue of prophylactic treatment for periodontal diseases...
  2. doi request reprint Low-level laser therapy in pediatric Bell's palsy: case report in a three-year-old child
    Carla Raquel Fontana
    Department of Clinical Analysis, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Univ Estadual Paulista UNESP, Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    J Altern Complement Med 19:376-82. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to apply low-level laser therapy (LLLT) to accelerate the recovery process of a child patient with Bell's palsy (BP)...
  3. doi request reprint Safety assessment of oral photodynamic therapy in rats
    Carla R Fontana
    Department of Clinical Analysis, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo State Unesp, 1621 Expedicionarios do Brasil Street, Araraquara, Sau Paulo, 14801 960, Brazil
    Lasers Med Sci 28:479-86. 2013
    ..The results suggest that there is a therapeutic window where PDT with Photogem®, Photodithazine®, MB, and MB-loaded PLGA nanoparticles could safely target oral pathogenic bacteria without damaging normal oral tissue...
  4. doi request reprint A 12-month follow-up of hypopigmentation after laser hair removal
    Carla Raquel Fontana
    Departamento de Analises Clinicas, Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas, Univ Estadual Paulista, Rua Expedicionários do Brasil 1621, Araraquara, SP, 14801 960, Brasil
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 15:80-4. 2013
    ..The effectiveness of laser hair reduction depends on many variables, including the skin type of the patient...
  5. pmc Endodontic antimicrobial photodynamic therapy: safety assessment in mammalian cell cultures
    Yan Xu
    Applied Molecular Photomedicine Laboratory, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115 3799, USA
    J Endod 35:1567-72. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for endodontic disinfection
    Nikolaos S Soukos
    Applied Molecular Photomedicine Laboratory, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 3799, USA
    J Endod 32:979-84. 2006
    ..We conclude that PDT may be developed as an adjunctive procedure to kill residual bacteria in the root canal system after standard endodontic treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of chitosan gel as antibiotic and photosensitizer delivery
    Carla Raquel Fontana
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry at Araraquara, UNESP Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    Drug Deliv 15:417-22. 2008
    ..In summary, our results show that pure and doped chitosan gel may have potential application for antimicrobial action, being an excellent alternative when local control of the drug administration, provided by the gel, is required...
  8. pmc Effects of photodynamic therapy with blue light and curcumin as mouth rinse for oral disinfection: a randomized controlled trial
    Diego Portes Vieira Leite
    1 Department of Biomedical Engineering from University of Camilo Castelo Branco UNICASTELO São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil
    Photomed Laser Surg 32:627-32. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of the antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (a-PDT) with blue light and curcumin on oral disinfection during the 2 h after treatment...