- Real-time reflectance confocal microscopy: comparison of two-dimensional images and three-dimensional image stacks for detection of cervical precancerTom Collier
The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, ENS 610, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
J Biomed Opt 12:024021. 2007..Acquisition of the epithelial thickness or scattering coefficient requires less time than 3-D image sets and little additional effort is required to gain the added information compared to 2-D images alone...
- Sources of scattering in cervical tissue: determination of the scattering coefficient by confocal microscopyTom Collier
Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
Appl Opt 44:2072-81. 2005..In high-grade dysplasia, high scattering from high-density nuclei is observed throughout the entire epithelium...
- Near real-time confocal microscopy of amelanotic tissue: detection of dysplasia in ex vivo cervical tissueTom Collier
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, ENS 610, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Acad Radiol 9:504-12. 2002..The authors performed this study to determine whether images of ex vivo tissue obtained with a near real-time confocal microscope can be used to differentiate between normal and dysplastic tissue...
- Detection of dysplasia with near real time confocal microscopyAnne Clark
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
Biomed Sci Instrum 38:393-8. 2002....
- Confocal microscopy: imaging cervical precancerous lesionsKristen Carlson
Department of Biomedical Engineering, 1 University Station, C0800, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Gynecol Oncol 99:S84-8. 2005..We explore the clinical potential of reflectance and fluorescence confocal microscopy to image the morphologic and biochemical changes associated with precancer, in order to aid in the detection and diagnosis of cervical dysplasia...
- Contrast agents for confocal microscopy: how simple chemicals affect confocal images of normal and cancer cells in suspensionAndres F Zuluaga
The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
J Biomed Opt 7:398-403. 2002..This can further confocal microscopy's ability to assess disease in cells and tissues...
- Near real-time in vivo confocal imaging of mouse mammary tumorsAlicia A Lacy
Biomedical Engineering Program, Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin Texas 78712, USA
Front Biosci 7:f1-7. 2002..Intravital imaging with reflectance confocal microscopy appears to be a useful tool to study tumor metastasis in vivo...
- Plasmon resonance coupling of metal nanoparticles for molecular imaging of carcinogenesis in vivoJesse Aaron
University of Texas at Austin, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
J Biomed Opt 12:034007. 2007....
- Fiber-optic confocal reflectance microscope with miniature objective for in vivo imaging of human tissuesKung Bin Sung
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 49:1168-72. 2002..Both cell morphology and tissue architecture can be appreciated from images obtained with this microscope...
- Endoscopic microscopyKonstantin Sokolov
Department of Imaging Physics, UT M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Dis Markers 18:269-91. 2002..In conclusion, we discuss future improvements to the technology needed to develop robust clinical devices...