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Photobiomodulation - Abstract Session

Friday, April 7 | 1:30 PM - 5:15 PM | Room: 25 B/C

AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits: 3.00 MAX

ACCME Accreditation Statement

Presenter Disclosures

Educational Needs The purpose of this session is to present and discuss the latest findings on basic mechanisms of Photobiomodulation (PBM), and pre-clinical and clinical investigations on the critical parameters, mechanisms, and effectiveness of Photobiomodulation Therapy (PBMT) for a broad range of clinical applications. Light and its photonic effects and photo-medicine in general have gained recognition as an area of innovative and novel research with significant clinical implications.

Participants Scientists, engineers, medical practitioners, individuals in industry and other health care professionals involved in biomedical applications of light are invited to participate in these sessions.

Background Requirements Participants should have an understanding of light interaction with biological tissues and basic and clinical research.

Instructional Content/Expected Learning Objectives This session will provide the latest data on basic science and pre-clinical experiments in PBM and clinical use of PBMT for a wide spectrum of applications. The participants will increase their knowledge on the state-of-the-art of PBM basic science and PBMT clinical potential.

"Hot topics"

  • Photobiomodulation therapy for the management of oral mucositis in cancer patients.
  • Photobiomodulation may inhibit tumor growth by stimulating the immune response.
  • Presence of opsins and cryptochromnes in human skin may be photobiomodulation mediators.
  • A novel red-emitting quantum dot LED (QLED) source for photobiomodulation applications.

Chair(s) Juanita J. Anders, PhD; M. Cristina Chavantes, MD; PhD

Time Abstr Activity
1:30 PM - 1:35 PM Introduction
1:36 PM - 1:44 PM    148 THE USE OF PHOTOBIOMODULATION THERAPY FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF ORAL MUCOSITIS IN CANCER PATIENTS OTHER THAN HEAD AND NECK CANCER: TWO RETROSPECTIVE ANALYSES Jolien Robijns★, Sandrine Censabella, Lien Holvoet, Leen Noé, Marc Brosens, Annelies Maes, Paul Bulens, Daisy Luyten, Eric Joosens, Niels Hellings, Ivo Lambrichts, Veerle Somers, Jeroen Mebis | Hasselt University Hasselt, Limburg, Belgium; Jessa Hospital Hasselt, Limburg, Belgium
1:45 PM - 1:47 PM     Q&A
1:48 PM - 1:56 PM    149 INHIBITION OF CHEMORESISTANCE TO 5FU BY 635nm LED IRRADIATION IN CANCER-STEM LIKE CELLS Won Bong Lim★ | Chosun University, DongGu, GwangJu, Republic of Korea 
1:57 PM - 1:59 PM    Q&A 
2:00 PM - 2:08 PM    150  PHOTOBIOMODULATION INHIBITS TUMOR GROWTH IN VIVO BY STIMULATING IMMUNE SURVEILLANCE Giulia Ottaviani★✈, Valentina Martinelli, Katia Rupel, Nicoletta Caronni, Asma Naseem, Lorenzo Zandonà, Giuseppe Perinetti, Margherita Gobbo, Roberto Di Lenarda, Rossana Bussani, Federica Benvenuti, Mauro Giacca, Matteo Biasotto, Serena Zacchigna | International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Trieste, Italy; University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy        
2:09 PM - 2:11 PM    Q&A 
2:12 PM - 2:20 PM    151  PHASE I SAFETY STUDY OF HIGH FLUENCE LIGHT EMITTING DIODE-RED LIGHT (HF-LED-RL) ON HUMAN SKIN: A SINGLE-BLIND, DOSE ESCALATION, RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL Derek Ho, Ekaterina Kraeva, Chin-Shang Li, Ted Wun, R. Rivkah Isseroff, Jared Jagdeo★ | Sacramento VA Medical Center, Mather, CA; University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 
2:21 PM - 2:23 PM    Q&A 
2:24 PM - 2:32 PM    152 PHOTOBIOMODULATION OF NO BIOACTIVITY AND RELEASE IN THE SKIN Daniel Barolet★, Greg Cormack | McGill University Montreal, QC, Canada 
2:33 PM - 2:35 PM    Q&A 
2:36 PM - 2:41 PM   LB28 PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTS OF RED LIGHT PHOTOBIOMODULATION THERAPY ON FEMALE BREAST CANCER PATIENTS WITH CHEMOTHERAPY-INDUCED ALOPECIA  Istvan Stadler, Denise Maracle, Saad Jamshed, Ralph Pennino, Rachel O'Laughlin, Raymond Lanzafame★ | Rochester Regional Health, Rochester, NY; Lipson Cancer Center, Rochester, NY; Raymond J. Lanzafame, MD PLLC, Rochester, NY
2:42 PM - 2:44 PM    Q&A  
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM    BREAK 
3:31 PM - 3:39 PM    153  Kerith Foundation Best of Photobiomodulation Session Award Recipient:
UNDERSTANDING PHOTOBIOMODULATION FOR HUMAN WOUND HEALING Irene Castellano-Pellicena★, Natallia Uzunbajakava, Carolina de la Torre, Vladimir A. Botchkarev, M. Julie Thornton | Philips Research Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands; Center for Skin Sciences, University of Bradford, Bradford, Yorkshire, United Kingdom; Center of Medical Research, University of Heidelberg, Germany   
3:40 PM - 3:42 PM    Q&A 
3:43 PM - 3:51 PM    154  A REVIEW OF FDA-CLEARED HOME-USE PHOTOBIOMODULATION DEVICES FOR TREATMENT OF ANDROGENETIC ALOPECIA Erin Dodd★, Margo Winter, Maria Hordinsky, Neil S. Sadick, Ronda Farah | University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY
3:52 PM - 3:54 PM    Q&A 
3:55 PM - 4:03 PM    155  PHOTOBIOMODULATION EFFECT ON CHILDREN'S SCARS Jehan Alsharnoubi★✈, Omneia Mohamed | Cairo University Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
4:04 PM - 4:06 PM    Q&A 
4:07 PM - 4:15 PM    156 CLINICAL EVALUATION OF A DIODE LASER 1210nm ON POST-SURGICAL SCAR: RESULTS OF THE "SLASH" RCT (LASER AFTER SCAR LASER-ASSISTED SKIN HEALING) Dominique Casanova★, Antoine Alliez, Claire Baptista, David Gonelli, Serge Mordon | University Hospital La Conception, APHM Marseille, France; University of Lille, INSERM, CHU Lille, U1189 - ONCO-THAI Lille, France
4:16 PM - 4:18 PM    Q&A 
4:19 PM - 4:27 PM    157  NANO SIZED PHOTOSENSITIZERS (PS) AND IPL FOR P. ACNES TREATMENT Leonardo Longo★, Olha Sheykh, Anna Maria Mileo, Ahron Gedanken, Anat Lipovsky, Dror Fixler, Inbar Yariv, Rachel Lubart | Institute Laser Medicine Firenze, Tuscany, Italy; Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel  
4:28 PM - 4:30 PM    Q&A 
4:31 PM - 4:39 PM   LB29 LONG-TERM FOLLOW-UP OF PATIENTS WITH HYPOTHYROIDISM INDUCED BY AUTOIMMUNE THYROIDITIS SUBMITTED TO LOW-LEVEL LASER THERAPY Danilo Hofling★, M. Cristina Chavantes, Carlos Alberto Buchpiguel, Giovanni Guido Cerri, Paulo Campos Carneiro, Suemi Marui, Maria Cristina Chammas University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; Nove de Julho University, São Paulo, Brazil
4:40 PM - 4:42 PM    Q&A 
4:43 PM - 4:51 PM    158 LASER THERAPY AND GRIMALDI’S MUSCLE SHORTENING MANOVEUR IN THE TREATMENT OF TRAUMATIC SPINAL CORD INJURIES Diego Longo★✈, Leonardo Longo, Paolo Lippi, Guilio Cherubini, Vanessa Mangè | Institute of Laser Medicine, International Academy Laser Medicine and Surgery, Firenze, Italy; University of Florence, Florence, France
4:52 PM - 4:54 PM    Q&A 
5:04 PM - 5:06 PM    Q&A 
5:07 PM - 5:12 PM  Panel Discussion 
5:13 PM - 5:15 PM   Conclusion
A REVIEW OF FDA-CLEARED HOME-USE PHOTOBIOMODULATION DEVICES FOR TREATMENT OF ANDROGENETIC ALOPECIA Erin Dodd★, Margo Winter, Maria Hordinsky, Neil S. Sadick, Ronda Farah | University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY
A REVIEW OF FDA-CLEARED HOME-USE PHOTOBIOMODULATION DEVICES FOR TREATMENT OF ANDROGENETIC ALOPECIA Erin Dodd★, Margo Winter, Maria Hordinsky, Neil S. Sadick, Ronda Farah | University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY
Schedule and rooms subject to change without notice
★ Presenter | ✈ ASLMS Travel Grant Recipient

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