We demonstrate the ability of full-field OCT to image the cortex of living rats. The main feature that appears is individual myelin fibers. A precise measurement of the brain refractive index has also been obtained.
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J. Binding, J. Benarous, S. Gigan, C. Boccara, J. Léger, and L. Bourdieu, "In Vivo Real Time FF-OCT Of The Rat Brain," in Optics in the Life Sciences, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper JTuA14.
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