Auto-fluorescence lifetime spectroscopy for prostate cancer detection: An optical biopsy approach

Vikrant Sharma, Payal Kapur, Ephrem Olweny, Jeffrey A Cadeddu, Claus Roehrborn, Hanli Liu

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Abstract

We report the use of auto-fluorescence lifetime as a biomarker for prostate cancer diagnosis. 23 human ex-vivo prostates were measured post prostatectomy, and compared with histology. Significant differences in cancer and benign tissue were identified.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
PagesJM3A.19
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012
EventBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 - Miami, FL, United States
Duration: Apr 28 2012May 2 2012

Publication series

NameBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012

Other

OtherBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
CountryUnited States
CityMiami, FL
Period4/28/125/2/12

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Sharma, V., Kapur, P., Olweny, E., Cadeddu, J. A., Roehrborn, C., & Liu, H. (2012). Auto-fluorescence lifetime spectroscopy for prostate cancer detection: An optical biopsy approach. In Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 (pp. JM3A.19). (Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012).