Biophotonics News

DNA sequencing method helps discover genetic cause of common breast tumors

07/21/2014 A multidisciplinary team of scientists used a DNA sequencing method to help understand the molecular basis of fibroadenoma, one of the most common breast tum...

Fluorescent imaging approaches show potential for early Alzheimer's detection

07/18/2014 Examinations of the eye involving fluorescent imaging could indicate the build-up of beta-amyloid, a protein associated with Alzheimer's, in the brain, accor...

Femtosecond laser platform receives FDA approval for arcuate incision procedure

07/18/2014 The VICTUS femtosecond laser platform from Bausch + Lomb Technolas has received FDA 510(k) clearance for creating arcuate cuts/incisions in the cornea in pat...

CARS method amplifies optical signature of single molecules about 100 billion times

07/16/2014 Nanophotonics researchers at Rice University have created a unique sensor that amplifies the optical signature of molecules by about 100 billion times—and ha...

KLOX BioPhotonic platform for dermatology set for expanded commercialization

07/16/2014 Dermatology company LEO Pharma and KLOX Technologies have entered into a worldwide license and joint venture agreement, excluding Canada, to further develop ...

Software in development may double cancer diagnosis certainty

07/15/2014 In pathology, cells and cell nuclei are usually examined using microscopy to view biomarker expressions in tumors—analysis that can help determine, for examp...

Nominations open for EPIC Phoenix Award (Entrepreneurship in Photonics)

07/14/2014 The European Photonics Industry Consortium (EPIC) Phoenix Award is presented annually to a European company that exemplifies the challenges and merits of pho...

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USPTO Published Patent application of Howard Hughes Medical Institute ti...

United States Patent and Trademark Office has received an application no. 20140198200, published on July 17, 2014, by Howard Hughes Medical Instit...

The Optical Society Applauds U.S. National Science Foundation for Encour...

The Optical Society of America issued the following news release:The Optical Society (OSA) (http://www.osa.org/) today praised the U.S. National Sc...

US Patent granted to Olympus Corporation (JP) on July 15 titled as "Virt...

United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted patent no. 8,780,191, on July 15, 2014, to Olympus Corporation (JP), titled as "Virtual micr...

Hamilton Thorne Receives Notification of Grant of Patent Right and CFDA ...

BEVERLY, MA and TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 16, 2014) - Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: HTL), a leading provider of precision laser dev...
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Spectroscopy innovations advance life sciences

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Super-resolution microscopy

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Gradient field microscopy and the future of clinical pathology

This webcast, presented by the developer of GFM, will discuss intrinsic contrast imaging in general, and QPI and GFM in particular. It will explore both...

How to Choose Probes for Super-Resolution Microscopy

In this webcast, renowned microscopy specialist Michael W. Davidson will discuss the various modes of super-resolution microscopy and advances in fluore...

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Biophotonics trailblazers drive mobile health

07/03/2014 The ability of low-cost photonics to enable point-of-care systems is part of the mobile health market, which Lux Research ...

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