In vivo fluorescence spectroscopy for the diagnosis of skin diseases

H. J. Sterenborg, Massoud Motamedi, R. F. Wagner, Sharon L.M.D. Thomsen, Steven L. Jacques

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Abstract

The feasibility of detection of skin cancer using in vivo NADH fluorescence is investigated. The results of a series of measurements on normal skin and cancerous skin suggest that the major chromophore is keratin.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
EditorsRinaldo Cubeddu, Renato Marchesini, Serge R. Mordon, Katarina Svanberg, Herbert H. Rinneberg, al et al
Pages32-38
Number of pages7
StatePublished - Dec 1 1995
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Biopsy and Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Imaging - Lille, Fr
Duration: Sep 9 1994Sep 10 1994

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
Volume2324
ISSN (Print)0277-786X

Other

OtherOptical Biopsy and Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Imaging
CityLille, Fr
Period9/9/949/10/94

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Sterenborg, H. J., Motamedi, M., Wagner, R. F., Thomsen, S. L. M. D., & Jacques, S. L. (1995). In vivo fluorescence spectroscopy for the diagnosis of skin diseases. In R. Cubeddu, R. Marchesini, S. R. Mordon, K. Svanberg, H. H. Rinneberg, & A. et al (Eds.), Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering (pp. 32-38). (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; Vol. 2324).