Ultrasound-quenchable fluorescent contrast agent: Experimental demonstration

Michael J. Benchimol, Mark J. Hsu, Carolyn E. Schutt, Sadik C. Esener

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Abstract

We have developed a novel contrast agent for deep tissue imaging. Ultrasound control of fluorescence emission can overcome the resolution limitations of optical tissue scattering. Fluorescence modulation was detected in an acousto-fluorescence setup.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2011
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529091
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2011
EventOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2011 - Monterey, CA, United States
Duration: Apr 4 2011Apr 6 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2011
CountryUnited States
CityMonterey, CA
Period4/4/114/6/11

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Benchimol, M. J., Hsu, M. J., Schutt, C. E., & Esener, S. C. (2011). Ultrasound-quenchable fluorescent contrast agent: Experimental demonstration. In Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/omp.2011.omd2