Researchers at the Optics and Photonics Research Center, supported by FAPESP, advocate the technique as an additional treatment for patients with the disease.
The Center for Research in Optics and Photonics has developed a device for the noninvasive treatment of nonmelanoma skin cancer, the most frequent type worldwide, and has applied for approval by Brazil’s integrated public health system.
Method developed by scientists in Brazil and Canada can prevent transmission of diseases to organ recipients.
Medical device developed at the Optics and Photonics Research Center applies laser and ultrasound simultaneously with analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects.
When experimentally mixed with water containing larvae of the mosquito that transmits dengue virus, the compound killed 100% of the insects after eight hours of exposure to sunlight
Device developed by a group of scientists at the Optics and Photonics Research Center uses ultrasound and laser simultaneously to rehabilitate arthritis patients
For use in odontology, the laser scanner will allow Brazil to explore new radiology technology that has been mastered by few countries, says project team