3D OCT characterization and quantification of refractive indices of bacteria and biofilms with antibiotic interventions

Farzana R. Zaki, Kavya Sudhir, Jungeun Won, Guillermo L. Monroy, Honggu Choi, Eric J. Chaney, Darold R. Spillman, Stephen A. Boppart

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Abstract

Using 3D OCT, we have quantified the refractive indices of ear-infection causing bacteria and biofilms with antibiotics interventions. This approach reveals changing optical properties of bacteria in biofilms following the delivery of antibiotics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2021
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
DOIs
StatePublished - 2021
EventOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2021 - Part of Biophotonics Congress: Optics in the Life Sciences 2021 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: Apr 12 2021Apr 16 2021

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

Conference

ConferenceOptical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery, OMP 2021 - Part of Biophotonics Congress: Optics in the Life Sciences 2021
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityVirtual, Online
Period4/12/214/16/21

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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