Intraoperative needle-based refractive index measurement of Ex Vivo human breast tissue


Journal Article

Refractive index measurements offer high contrast between normal fatty tissue and diagnostically significant structures. We have developed a needle-based device capable of measuring internal tissue properties. We present preliminary clinical data from human specimens. © 2007 Optical Society of America.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Zysk, AM; Marks, DL; Nguyen, FT; Kotynek, JG; Bellafiore, FJ; Johnson, PA; Rowland, KM; Boppart, SA

Published Date

  • January 1, 2007

Published In

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2162-2701

Citation Source

  • Scopus