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NEWS & EVENTS

June 19, 2015

Seeing More Deeply with Laser Light

The National Science Foundation (NSF) highlighted new advances in photoacoustic microscopy made by NIBIB and NSF grantee Lihong Wang, Ph.D., of the University of Washington in St. Louis. NIBIB program director Richard Conroy commented on the significance of the technique, which creates high-resolution images of tissues in the body using a combination of laser light and ultrasound. Read more at www.nsf.gov/discoveries.

Health Terms: 
Microscopy,
Ultrasound