Enhanced CARS Enables High-Speed Imaging of Tissues
GAITHERSBURG, Md., and CLEVELAND, July 23, 2014 — An enhanced spectroscopy technique for analyzing biological cells and tissues delivers stronger signals than those attained through conventional practices.
A team from the National Institute of Standards and Technology, in conjunction with the Cleveland Clinic, has demonstrated the improved method based on characteristic molecular vibration signatures.
A false-color BCARS image of mouse liver tissue picks out cell nuclei in blue, collagen in orange and proteins in green. The...