Tissue clearing for optical anatomy

Dmytro A. Yushchenko, Carsten Schultz

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Quest for transparency: Detailed optical imaging of complex biological entities remains an unmet goal mainly because of the light scattering of biological tissue. A new approach to tissue clearing termed CLARITY is getting us closer to an anatomical view of thick tissues and entire organs with cellular resolution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)10949-10951
Number of pages3
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Issue number42
StatePublished - Oct 11 2013
Externally publishedYes


  • fluorescence imaging
  • light scattering
  • microscopy
  • tissue clearing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)


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