Optical-mechanical signatures of cancer cells measured by interferometry

Yael Bishitz, Haniel Gabai, Natan T. Shaked

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We used interferometric microscopy to uniquely measure live cancer cell fluctuations, in a noncontact, label-free manner, and showed that cancer cells fluctuate more than similar but healthy cells, demonstrating the method potential for cancer diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529565
StatePublished - 2012
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: 14 Oct 201218 Oct 2012

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY


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