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Title: Refractive index measurement of single living cell using biophotonic chip
Authors: Liu, Ai Qun.
Liang, Xiao Jun.
Sun, Yi.
Song, Wuzhou.
Chin, Lip Ket.
Keywords: DRNTU::Engineering::Electrical and electronic engineering::Optics, optoelectronics, photonics
Issue Date: 2004
Abstract: This project combines microfluidic and micro-optical technologies to develop an integrated biophotonic chip for single cell analysis. More specifically the effective refractive index (RI) of cells is determined. The microfluidic system serves as a tool for single living cell manipulation, while the micro-optical system serves as a sensor to measure the effective RI of a single living cell in real time. By using RI as an indicator, any slight changes inside the cells can be detected. Therefore the biophotonic chip has a series of potential applications in many disease diagnostic devices in the future.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10356/2927
Rights: Nanyang Technological University
Fulltext Permission: restricted
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