Stimulated raman scattering microscopy reveals silicone in breast tissue

R.W. Schmidt, L. van Haasterecht, L. Zada, E. de Bakker, E. Barbé, H.A. Leslie, A.D. Vethaak, S. Gibbs, J.F. de Boer, F.B. Niessen, P.P.M. van Zuijlen, M.L. Groot, F. Ariese

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Light microscopes don’t have the ability to identify silicone (PDMS) particles from implants in histological slides. We describe a label-free method based on stimulated Raman scattering microscopy to locate and identify silicone in breast tissue.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings European Conferences on Biomedical Optics 2021 (ECBO)
Subtitle of host publicationDiagnostics and Therapeutics
EditorsZhiwei Huang, Lothar D. Lilge
PublisherThe Optical Society
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209, 9781510647046
ISBN (Print)9781943580958
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2021
Event2021 European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2021 - Virtual, Online, Germany
Duration: 20 Jun 202124 Jun 2021

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Conference2021 European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2021
CityVirtual, Online

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