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Autofluorescence detection of tumors in the human lung: comparison between in-vivo and in-vitro measurements
Author(s): D. Huttenberger; T. Gabrecht; G. Wagnieres; B. Weber; A. Linder; H.-J. Foth; L. Freitag
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Paper Abstract

To detect bronchial carcinoma by autofluorescence, we measured in-vivo, in an in-vivo model, and in-vitro the spectra of tumor and normal tissue by a fiber-optic-spectrometer. The main difference between tumor and bronchial tissue is the intensity of the 505 nm main peak.

Paper Details

Date Published: 7 October 2005
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 5862, Diagnostic Optical Spectroscopy in Biomedicine III, 586208 (7 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.633011
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D. Huttenberger, TU Kaiserslautern (Germany)
T. Gabrecht, EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland)
G. Wagnieres, EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland)
B. Weber, Richard Wolf GmbH (Germany)
A. Linder, Lungenklinik Hemer (Germany)
H.-J. Foth, TU Kaiserslautern (Germany)
L. Freitag, Lungenklinik Hemer (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5862:
Diagnostic Optical Spectroscopy in Biomedicine III
Mary-Ann Mycek, Editor(s)

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