Cancer detection using a novel contrast mechanism via infrared transillumination

Sanhita Dixit, Kenneth T. Kotz, Theresamai Le, Khalid Amin, Gregory W. Faris

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We present a novel differential near infrared transillumination imaging modality using inspiratory contrast agents as a possible route to specific imaging of tumors. The advantages and possible pitfalls in whole animal imaging are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528187, 9781557528186
StatePublished - 2006
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2006 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 10 2006Oct 10 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2006
CountryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

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