Monte carlo based model of fluorescence: Theory and application to breast cancer diagnosis


Journal Article

A Monte Carlo model of fluorescence is developed that can extract intrinsic fluorescence properties of tissue, independent of absorption and scattering. This model is shown to elucidate significant contrast between malignant and non-malignant breast tissues. © 2005 Optical Society of America.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Palmer, GM; Ramanujam, N

Published Date

  • January 1, 2006

Published In

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2162-2701

Citation Source

  • Scopus