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Introductory Article on Dual-Axes Confocal Microscopy:

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Liu JTC, Mandella MJ, Crawford JM, Contag CH, Wang TD, Kino GS. Efficient rejection of scattered light enables deep optical sectioning in turbid media with low-NA optics in a dual-axes confocal architecture. J. Biomed. Opt. 2008; accepted for publication.

Hsiung P, Hardy J, Friedland S, Soetikno R, Du CB, Wu APW, Sahbaie P, Crawford JM, Lowe AW, Contag CH, Wang TD. Detection of colonic dysplasia in vivo using a targeted fluorescent septapeptide and confocal microendoscopy,” Nature Medicine 2008; in press.

Wang TD, Friedland S, Sahbaie P, Soetikno R, Hsiung PL, Liu JTC, Crawford JM, Contag CH. Functional Imaging of Colonic Mucosa With a Fibered Confocal Microscope for Real-Time In Vivo Pathology. Clin. Gastroenterol. and Hepatol. 2007; 5(11):1300-5.

Wang TD, Triadafilopoulos G, Crawford JM, Dixon LR, Bhandari T, Sahbaie P, Friedland S, Soetikno R, Contag CH. Detection of endogenous biomolecules in Barrett's esophagus by Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy. PNAS 2007; 104(40):15864-9.

Wong LK, Mandella MJ, Kino GS, Wang TD. Improved Rejection of Multiply-Scattered Photons in Confocal Microscopy using Dual-Axes Architecture, Optics Letters 2007;32:1674-6.

Liu JTC, Mandella MJ, Ra J, Wong LK, Solgaard O, Kino G, Piyawattanametha W, Contag CH, Wang TD. Miniature near-infrared dual-axes confocal microscope utilizing a two-dimensional microelectromechanical systems scanner. Opt. Lett. 2007; 32(3): 256-258.

Ra H, Piyawattanametha W, Taguchi Y, Solgaard O, IEEE Int. Conf. on Opt. Micro. Electro. Mech. Sys., Aug 21-24, 2006, pp.166-167.

Piyawattanametha W, Liu JTC, Mandella MJ, Ra H, Wong LK, Hsiung P, Wang TD, Kino GS, Solgaard O, IEEE Int. Conf. on Opt. Micro. Electro. Mech. Sys., Aug 21-24, 2006, Montana, Aug 21-24, 2006, pp.164-165.

Liu JTC, Mandella MJ, Friedland S, Soetikno R, Crawford JM, Contag CH, Kino GS, Wang TD. A dual-axes confocal reflectance microscope for distinguishing colonic neoplasia. J. Biomed. Opt. 2006; 11(5):054019.

Liu JTC, Kaltenbach T, Wang TD, Soetikno RM. Endoscopy. In Encyclopedia of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering; Bowlin GL, Wnek G, Eds.; Taylor and Francis, 2006.

Ra H, Taguchi Y, Lee D, Piyawattanametha W, and Solgaard O. Two-Dimensional MEMS Scanner for Dual-Axes Confocal In Vivo Microscopy, Tech. Digest of IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, Turkey, Jan. 22-26, 2006, 862-865.

Wang TD, Contag CH, Mandella MJ, Chan NY, Kino GS. Confocal fluorescence microscope with dual-axis architecture and biaxial postobjective scanning. J. Biomed. Opt. 2004; 9(4):735-42.

Wang TD, Contag CH, Mandella MJ, Chan NY, Kino GS. Dual-axes confocal microscopy with post-objective scanning and low-coherence heterodyne detection. Opt. Lett. 2003; 28(20):1915-7.

Wang TD, Mandella MJ, Contag CH, Kino GS. Dual-axis confocal microscope for high-resolution in vivo imaging. Opt. Lett. 2003; 28(6):414-6.

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