Added a tutorial about spectrometer basics from B & W Tek. Currently it has 6 parts covering the main components of a spectrometer.
ACRIN Clinical trial has reached our 6th patient. We now have 2 of the 5 sites in active enrollment, with more on the way!
Congratulations to Jing Liu – he successfully defended his PhD Thesis in Physics on new image reconstruction methods for diffuse optical spectroscopic imaging in a tough situation: broadband wavelengths and in reflectance. Great job and a bright future for Jing, I mean Dr. Liu!
ACRIN is a go … the multi-center clinical trial has an official study number, ACRIN #6691. For more information, check out the ACRIN page link for the study.
Catch our talk on October 25th, OSA – Frontiers in Optics 2010 (Rochester, NY) Monitoring Breast Cancer Tumor Response at Different Timepoints During Pre-Surgical Chemotherapy with Diffuse Optical Spectroscopic Imaging
Instrumentation Idea Session … bring your thoughts on new instruments or modifications. We are looking for some new directions!
DOSI group meeting (2/10) Presentation by Jing Liu
Translational Work Group for Breast Cancer Meeting scheduled for 2/08. Topic is “Feedback, Lineages and Cancer: A multidisciplinary approach” presented by John Lowengrub.
We are excited and saddened that Sophie Chung will be leaving us. Sophie sucessfully defended her PhD thesis and is off to work as a postdoc in the lab of Arjun Yodh. We hope to see her soon