Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Dr. Matteo Gherardi, Dr. Romolo Laurita and Dr. Eleonora Turrini participated to the ICPM7




The 7th International Conference on Plasma Medicine was held in Philadelphia, USA on June 17-22, 2018.

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Dr. Matteo Gherardi, Dr. Romolo Laurita and Dr. Eleonora Turrini participated bringing our contributions:

  • Cold Atmospheric pressure Plasma (CAP) treatment to assist the restoration of apical region of root canal in endodontic procedures  (oral presentation)
  • Cold atmospheric plasma assisted deposition of nanostructured coatings to reduce biofilm adhesion and proliferation (oral presentation)
  • Non-thermal plasma as an innovative anticancer strategy on leukemia models (oral presentation)
  • Use of the plasma activated water as plant defense enhancer (oral presentation)
  • Development of cold atmospheric plasma (CAP) functionalized membranes for the selective capture of adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal/stem cells (poster presentation)
  • Cold atmospheric pressure plasma for the crosslinking of drug-loaded gelatin films for buccal drug delivery (poster presentation)
  • AlmaIDEA project: chemo-physical and biological mechanisms behind the antitumor activity of plasma activated liquids for the treatment of peritoneal carcinosis from primitive epithelial ovarian/tubal tumor (poster presentation)
  • Correlation between the concentration of reactive species produced by a Surface Barrier Discharge plasma source and its antimicrobial effects (poster presentation).

Conference websitehttp://icpm7.plasmainstitute.org/

Credits: Nyheim Plasma Institute at Drexel University