Early tumor detection afforded by in vivo imaging of near-infrared II fluorescence

TitleEarly tumor detection afforded by in vivo imaging of near-infrared II fluorescence
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsTao, Z, Dang, X, Huang, X, Muzumdar, MD, Xu, ES, Bardhan, NManoj, Song, H, Qi, R, Yu, Y, Li, T, Wei, W, Wyckoff, J, Birrer, MJ, Belcher, AM, P. Ghoroghchian, P
JournalBiomaterials
Volume134
Pagination202 - 215
Date Published2017/07//
Abstract

Cell-intrinsic reporters such as luciferase (LUC) and red fluorescent protein (RFP) have been commonly utilized in preclinical studies to image tumor growth and to monitor therapeutic responses. While extrinsic reporters that emit near infrared I (NIR-I: 650-950 nm) or near-infrared