Single cell partial wave spectroscopy: Understanding alterations of intracellular nanoarchitecture in cancer

Vadim Backman*, Yang Liu, Prabhakar Pradhan, Young L. Kim, Xu Li, Allen Taflove, Hemant K. Roy, Randall Brand

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Abstract

We developed a novel microscopic technique, single-cell partial-wave spectroscopic (PWS) microscopy, which provides insights into the nanoarchitecture of living cells. We demonstrated that PWS enables diagnosis of colon carcinogenesis by analysis of histologically normal-appearing cells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528187, 9781557528186
DOIs
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

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2006
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY
Period10/10/0610/10/06

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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