The viability of a new infrared imaging modality for the detection of breast cancer is tested via whole animal imaging studies. The potential of this technique for imaging human breast tissue is also demonstrated.
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(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems
(110.3080) Imaging systems : Infrared imaging
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.5280) Medical optics and biotechnology : Photon migration
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