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Title Second harmonic generation imaging / edited by Francesco S. Pavone, Paul J. Campagnola
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, [©2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 440 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Series in cellular and clinical imaging
Series in cellular and clinical imaging.
Contents Section 1. I Principles of SHG imaging -- section 2. Biomedical imaging using SHG -- section 3. Applications of SHG
Summary A"Second harmonic generation serves as the basis for a microscope imaging contrast mechanism that visualizes cell and tissue structure and function. This book provides a complete overview of the principles underlying this technique and its current applications, including use in molecular sensing. Covering practical issues related to instrumentation, the text examines which kinds of external labels to use. It also gives detailed reviews of the use of second harmonic generation in biomedical research, from imaging of cancer and skin disorders to self-assembled gels, holographic SHG imaging, and tissue engineering applications"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Microscopy, Fluorescence, Multiphoton.
Image Processing, Computer-Assisted.
Microscopy, Confocal.
Fluorescence microscopy.
Medical microscopy.
Second harmonic generation.
Fluorescence microscopy.
MEDICAL -- Diagnosis.
MEDICAL -- Laboratory Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Assessment & Diagnosis.
Medical microscopy.
Second harmonic generation.
Form Electronic book
Author Campagnola, Paul J.
Pavone, Francesco S.
ISBN 1439849153