Threes G M Smijs
Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- Smijs T, Nivard M, Schuitmaker H. Development of a test system for mutagenicity of photosensitizers using Drosophila melanogaster. Photochem Photobiol. 2004;79:332-8 pubmed..We demonstrated that TPP was mutagenic using the Photo-SMART. For hematoporphyrin, the results of the Photo-SMART indicate the absence of mutagenicity. ..
- Smijs T, Bouwstra J, Schuitmaker H, Talebi M, Pavel S. A novel ex vivo skin model to study the susceptibility of the dermatophyte Trichophyton rubrum to photodynamic treatment in different growth phases. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2007;59:433-40 pubmed..We conclude that T. rubrum is susceptible to PDT in a situation that mimics the clinical situation. The fungicidal effect of PDT on fungal spores is of particular importance. ..