Protoporphyrin IX fluorescence imaging of glioma tumor growth in the murine brain

Summer L. Gibbs, Julia A. Ohara, P. J. Hoopes, Brian W. Pogue

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Abstract

Aminolevulinic acid induced Protoporphyrin IX fluorescence accumulates preferentially in brain tumor tissue. Microscopic and macroscopic studies are contrasted to determine the utility as a diagnostic measure of tumor extent in vivo for tracking therapeutic response.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528071, 9781557528070
StatePublished - Jan 1 2006
Externally publishedYes
EventBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006 - Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Duration: Mar 19 2006Mar 19 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006
CountryUnited States
CityFort Lauderdale, FL
Period3/19/063/19/06

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Gibbs, S. L., Ohara, J. A., Hoopes, P. J., & Pogue, B. W. (2006). Protoporphyrin IX fluorescence imaging of glioma tumor growth in the murine brain. In Biomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.