MUSE: Microscopy via UV excitation for rapid histology

Farzad Fereidouni, Zachary Harmany, Stavros G Demos, Richard Levenson

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

1 Scopus citations


MUSE (Microscopy with Ultraviolet Surface Excitation) is a novel method for rapid histology which relies on the micron-scale penetration of UV light into the tissue and requires no fixation, paraffin-embedding, or physical thin sectioning, and generates images within a minute of obtaining a tissue sample.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2016 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2016
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781509019069
StatePublished - Jan 23 2017
Event29th IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2016 - Waikoloa, United States
Duration: Oct 2 2016Oct 6 2016


Other29th IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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