NIR fluorescent contrast agents for detection of inflammation of lungs in vivo

Haiying Zhou, Shawn He, Sean Gunsten, Steven Brody, Walter Akers, Mikhail Y. Berezin

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Abstract

Inflammatory responses to lung injuries are mediated through enhanced production of reactive oxygen species (ROS). We describe the use of activatable NIR fluorescent agents with high sensitivity to ROS to image the lung during conditions of high inflammation.

Original languageEnglish
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014
Event2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 8 2014Jun 13 2014

Conference

Conference2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period06/8/1406/13/14

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    Zhou, H., He, S., Gunsten, S., Brody, S., Akers, W., & Berezin, M. Y. (2014). NIR fluorescent contrast agents for detection of inflammation of lungs in vivo. Paper presented at 2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014, San Jose, United States.