Affiliation: Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt
- Optical imaging of breast tumors and of gastrointestinal cancer by laser-induced fluorescenceBernd Ebert
Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt PTB, Abbestr 2 12, 10587, Berlin, Germany
Recent Results Cancer Res 187:331-50. 2013..We present a time-gated method for fluorescence imaging and spectroscopy with strong suppression of tissue autofluorescence and show results on patients with Barrett's esophagus and with colitis ulcerosa...
- Near-infrared fluorescent dyes for enhanced contrast in optical mammography: phantom experimentsB Ebert
Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt, Abbestrasse 2 12, D 10587 Berlin, Germany
J Biomed Opt 6:134-40. 2001..Contrast between inhomogeneities and surrounding medium could be improved by combining fluorescence and transmittance images...
- Cyanine dyes as contrast agents for near-infrared imaging in vivo: acute tolerance, pharmacokinetics, and fluorescence imagingBernd Ebert
Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt, Abbestr 2 12, Berlin, 10587 Germany
J Biomed Opt 16:066003. 2011..Our findings demonstrate that SIDAG is a high potential contrast agent for optical imaging, which could increase the sensitivity for detection of inflamed regions and tumors...
- Real-time elastography--an advanced method of ultrasound: First results in 108 patients with breast lesionsA Thomas
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:335-40. 2006..To evaluate whether real-time elastography, a new, non-invasive method for the diagnosis of breast cancer, improves the differentiation and characterization of benign and malignant breast lesions...