Affiliation: Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
- In vivo detection and staging of epithelial dysplasias and malignancies based on the quantitative assessment of acetic acid-tissue interaction kineticsC J Balas
FO R T H Institute of Electronic Structure and LASER, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
J Photochem Photobiol B 53:153-7. 1999..Initial clinical trials show that the method is capable of detecting incipient lesions and that differences in the dysplasia and malignancy grade are clearly manifested in the measured temporal characteristics of the phenomenon...
- A novel optical imaging method for the early detection, quantitative grading, and mapping of cancerous and precancerous lesions of cervixC Balas
FO R T H Institute of Electronic Structure and LASER, P O Box 1527, 71110 Heraklion Crete Greece
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 48:96-104. 2001..The demonstrated improved sensitivity and specificity highlight the potential of the method in both clinical research and noninvasive diagnosis...
- An imaging colorimeter for noncontact tissue color mappingC Balas
Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas F O R T H Laser and Applications Division, Crete, Greece
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 44:468-74. 1997..These features highlight the potential of the imaging colorimeters as clinical and research tools for the standardization of clinical diagnosis and for the objective evaluation of treatment effectiveness...