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Biomedical Optics Express

Biomedical Optics Express

  • Editor: Joseph A. Izatt
  • Vol. 3, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 2012
  • pp: 1914–1923

Multispectral nanoparticle contrast agents for true-color spectroscopic optical coherence tomography

You Leo Li, Kevin Seekell, Hsiangkuo Yuan, Francisco E. Robles, and Adam Wax  »View Author Affiliations


Biomedical Optics Express, Vol. 3, Issue 8, pp. 1914-1923 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/BOE.3.001914


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Abstract

We have recently developed a novel dual window scheme for processing spectroscopic OCT images to provide spatially resolved true color imaging of chromophores in scattering samples. Here we apply this method to measure the extinction spectra of plasmonic nanoparticles at various concentrations for potential in vivo applications. We experimentally demonstrate sub-nanomolar sensitivity in the measurement of nanoparticle concentrations, and show that colorimetric imaging with multiple species of nanoparticles produces enhanced contrast for spectroscopic OCT in both tissue phantom and cell studies.

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OCIS Codes
(110.4500) Imaging systems : Optical coherence tomography
(300.1030) Spectroscopy : Absorption
(160.4236) Materials : Nanomaterials

ToC Category:
Optical Coherence Tomography

History
Original Manuscript: June 7, 2012
Revised Manuscript: July 18, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: July 18, 2012
Published: July 20, 2012

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BIOMED 2012 (2012) Biomedical Optics Express

Citation
You Leo Li, Kevin Seekell, Hsiangkuo Yuan, Francisco E. Robles, and Adam Wax, "Multispectral nanoparticle contrast agents for true-color spectroscopic optical coherence tomography," Biomed. Opt. Express 3, 1914-1923 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/boe/abstract.cfm?URI=boe-3-8-1914


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