Predicting tumor response in breast cancer patients using diffuse optical tomography

Jacqueline E. Gunther, Emerson Lim, Hyun Keol Kim, Molly Flexman, Susan Refice, Mindy Brown, Kevin Kalinsky, Dawn Hershman, Andreas H. Hielscher

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


    We have developed a diffuse optical tomography imaging system to track breast tumor progression in patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Preliminary results have shown that tumor response can be predicted by the second week of treatment.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationDiffuse Optical Imaging IV
    StatePublished - 2013
    EventDiffuse Optical Imaging IV - Munich, Germany
    Duration: May 12 2013May 14 2013

    Publication series

    NameProgress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE
    ISSN (Print)1605-7422


    ConferenceDiffuse Optical Imaging IV

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
    • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
    • Biomaterials
    • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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