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Biomedical Optics Express

  • Editor: Joseph A. Izatt
  • Vol. 2, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 2011
  • pp: 615–619

Label-free monitoring of colonic cancer progression using multiphoton microscopy

Shuangmu Zhuo, Jun Yan, Gang Chen, Jianxin Chen, Yuchun Liu, Jianping Lu, Xiaoqin Zhu, Xingshan Jiang, and Shusen Xie  »View Author Affiliations


Biomedical Optics Express, Vol. 2, Issue 3, pp. 615-619 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/BOE.2.000615


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Abstract

Abstract: Real-time histology or virtual biopsy for the diagnosis of colonic cancer is of great medical significance. In this work, we show that label-free multiphoton imaging is feasible and effective in monitoring colonic cancer progression by providing cellular and subcellular details in fresh, unfixed, unstained colonic specimens. Our results also demonstrate the capability of using tissue quantitative analysis of the redox ratio for quantifying colonic cancer progression. These results suggest that multiphoton microscopy has potential to become an in situ histological tool, which is free from the labeling requirement of conventional methods, for the early diagnosis and detection of malignant lesions in the colon.

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OCIS Codes
(170.3880) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical and biological imaging
(170.6510) Medical optics and biotechnology : Spectroscopy, tissue diagnostics
(180.4315) Microscopy : Nonlinear microscopy

ToC Category:
Optics in Cancer Research

History
Original Manuscript: November 30, 2010
Revised Manuscript: February 7, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: February 15, 2011
Published: February 16, 2011

Citation
Shuangmu Zhuo, Jun Yan, Gang Chen, Jianxin Chen, Yuchun Liu, Jianping Lu, Xiaoqin Zhu, Xingshan Jiang, and Shusen Xie, "Label-free monitoring of colonic cancer progression using multiphoton microscopy," Biomed. Opt. Express 2, 615-619 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/boe/abstract.cfm?URI=boe-2-3-615


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