Published in Cancer Weekly, September 23rd, 2003
According to recent research from the United States, "More than a million cases of nonmelanoma skin cancers are diagnosed every year. Treatment of cancer patients could benefit greatly if a real-time, noninvasive, reliable, and cost-effective technique for delineating tumor margins were available.
"A novel multispectral dye-enhanced polarized light imaging technique that enables rapid imaging of large tumor fields is described. A tunable monochromatic light source and a CCD camera were employed as the imaging device. Linear polarizers were introduced into both the incident and...
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