Fluorescence spectroscopy of ovarian cancer

Utzinger Urs, Kirkpatrick Nathaniel, Brands William, Brewer Molly, Drezek Rebekah

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Early detection would significantly improve survival and quality of life of women at increased risk to develop ovarian cancer. Endogenous fluorescence spectroscopy in the UV-C and UVA excitation range shows correlation with disease state.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2005Oct 21 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
CountryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Urs, U., Nathaniel, K., William, B., Molly, B., & Rebekah, D. (2005). Fluorescence spectroscopy of ovarian cancer. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.