To detect bronchial carcinoma by autofluorescence we measured in-vivo and in-vitro the spectra of tumor and normal tissue by a fiber-optic-spectrometer. The main difference between tumor and bronchial tissue is the intensity at 505 nm.
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.6280) Medical optics and biotechnology : Spectroscopy, fluorescence and luminescence
(170.6510) Medical optics and biotechnology : Spectroscopy, tissue diagnostics
D. Hüttenberger, T. Gabrecht, G. Wagnieres, B. Weber, A. Linder, H. Foth, and L. Freitag, "Autofluorescence Detection of Tumors in the Human Lung -- Comparison between in vivo and in vitro Measurements," in Diagnostic Optical Spectroscopy in Biomedicine III, A. Mycek, ed., Vol. 5862 of Proc. SPIE (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper TuF3.
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