Targeted alteration of real and imaginary refractive index of biological cells by histological staining

Lusik Cherkezyan*, Hariharan Subramanian, Seungmoo Yang, Dhwanil Damania, Vadim Backman

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Abstract

Histological staining changes the intracellular refractive index due to the Kramers-Kronig relation. We present a method for creating 2-D maps of real and imaginary refractive index of stained biological cells using their thickness and absorptance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
PagesBM4B.6
ISBN (Print)9781557529428
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012
EventBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 - Miami, FL, United States
Duration: Apr 28 2012May 2 2012

Publication series

NameBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012

Other

OtherBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
CountryUnited States
CityMiami, FL
Period4/28/125/2/12

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Cherkezyan, L., Subramanian, H., Yang, S., Damania, D., & Backman, V. (2012). Targeted alteration of real and imaginary refractive index of biological cells by histological staining. In Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 (pp. BM4B.6). (Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012). Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/biomed.2012.bm4b.6