Technologies Available for Licensing:
Trimodal Handheld Probe Based on Raman Spectroscopy and Confocal Imaging for Cancer Detection (DD-2008-PROBE)
Jointly developed with Vanderbilt University (link to VU website above).
Contact: Nick Zelver, 406-994-7706
A single handheld device for combined confocal imaging and confocal Raman spectroscopy as well as gross spatial imaging as a clinical diagnostic tool for cancer detection in humans, with a specific emphasis on the skin.
- Handheld Scanning Confocal Raman BIOMEDICAL OPTICS Paper
- MSU News DD Skin Cancer
- Skin Care Detection Patent 8,300,220
Mechanobiology Instrument for Applying Compression to a Cell Sample Under Microscopy
Contact: Gary Bloomer, 406-994-7483
An inexpensive, versatile and robust device, mountable on a microscope stage, to apply compressive loads to biological samples.