N I Smith
Affiliation: Osaka University
- Raman spectroscopic analysis of malaria disease progression via blood and plasma samplesAlison J Hobro
Biophotonics Laboratory, Immunology Frontier Research Center iFReC, Osaka University, 3 1 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
Analyst 138:3927-33. 2013..These results show that plasma analysis has significant potential for early, quantitative and automated detection of malaria, and to quantify heme levels in serum which modulate malarial effects on the immune system...
- Automated processing of label-free Raman microscope images of macrophage cells with standardized regression for high-throughput analysisRobert J Milewski
Laboratory of Systems Immunology, WPI Immunology Frontier Research Center IFReC, Osaka University, 3 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
Immunome Res 6:11. 2010..To date, efficient, automated algorithms for resolving sub-cellular features in noisy, multi-dimensional image sets have not been explored extensively...
- A femtosecond laser pacemaker for heart muscle cellsN I Smith
Department of Frontier Biosciences, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences Osaka University, 2 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
Opt Express 16:8604-16. 2008..To our knowledge, this is the first demonstration of remote optical control of cardiomyocytes without requiring exogenous photosensitive compounds...
- Femtosecond laser nano-ablation in fixed and non-fixed cultured cellsH Niioka
Department of Frontier Biosciences, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, 2 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
Opt Express 16:14476-95. 2008..This was attributed to the rapid collapse of bubbles and/or the diffusion of any observable physical effects from the irradiation site following the laser exposure...