Upconverting nanoparticles have recently drawn increasingly attention as contrast agents for optical bioimaging. They enable autofluorescence-free imaging within the tissue optical window, and improved spatial resolution as compared to conventional fluorescence- based contrast agents.
© 2012 OSA
S. Andersson-Engels, H. Liu, C. T. Xu, P. Svenmarker, A. Gisselsson, P. Kjellman, L. Andersson, R. in't Zandt, F. Olsson, and S. Fredriksson, "Upconverting Nanoparticles as Contrast Agents for in vivo Luminescence Imaging and Tomography," in Biomedical Optics and 3-D Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper BSu5A.2.
References are not available for this paper.