Molecular imaging of cancer cells using plasmon-resonant-enhanced third-harmonic-generation microscopy with silver nanoparticles

Shih Peng Tai, Shi Wei Chu, Tsung Han Tsai, Szu Yu Chen, Xuan Yu Shi, Chien Huei Chang, Yana Wu, Dar-Bin Shieh, Lung Jin Chen, Muppa Ramakrishna Prasad, Kuan Jiuh Lin, Chi Kuang Sun

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Abstract

We demonstrate molecular-specific third-harmonic-generation microscopy in cultured oral squamous cell carcinoma lines by using silver nano-particles as contrast agent. Through surface plasmon resonance enhancement, cancer cells are clearly identified with their molecular signature.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528136, 9781557528131
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Jan 1
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006 - Long Beach, CA, United States
Duration: 2006 May 212006 May 21

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2006
CountryUnited States
CityLong Beach, CA
Period06-05-2106-05-21

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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