This study investigates light propagation (UV-blue range) in a skin tissue phantom to characterize a LED cancer diagnosis device using a photosensitizer (protoporphyrin IX) as a biomarker.
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(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems
(110.2970) Imaging systems : Image detection systems
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3880) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical and biological imaging
C. T. Andrade, J. D. Vollet-Filho, M. M. Costa, N. M. Inada, V. S. Bagnato, and C. Kurachi, "Study of UV-blue Light Propagation in a Phantom to Characterize a LED Cancer Diagnosis Device," in Latin America Optics and Photonics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper MB10.
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