Crimp analysis of connective tissue using quantitative second-harmonic generation microscopy

Woowon Lee, Hafizur Rahman, Mariana E. Kersh, Kimani C. Toussaint

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Abstract

We assess the capacity for second-harmonic generation (SHG) microscopy by quantitatively characterizing collagen fiber crimp pattern in the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) and disclosing the 3D structure in PCL and porcine tendon.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2017
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2017 - Washington, United States
Duration: Sep 18 2017Sep 21 2017

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F66-FiO 2017

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2017
CountryUnited States
CityWashington
Period9/18/179/21/17

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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Lee, W., Rahman, H., Kersh, M. E., & Toussaint, K. C. (2017). Crimp analysis of connective tissue using quantitative second-harmonic generation microscopy. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2017 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers; Vol. Part F66-FiO 2017). OSA - The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1364/FIO.2017.FW5D.5