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

    Abstract

    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 publicationEuropean Conference on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2013
    PublisherOptical Society of America
    ISBN (Print)9780819496461
    StatePublished - 2013
    EventEuropean Conference on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2013 - Munich, Germany
    Duration: May 12 2013May 16 2013

    Publication series

    NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
    ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

    Conference

    ConferenceEuropean Conference on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2013
    CountryGermany
    CityMunich
    Period5/12/135/16/13

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Instrumentation
    • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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