Features about 'BIOPHOTONICS'

February 2016

Is a solution for sepsis in sight?

Jessica Rowbury looks at how photonics is helping to tackle the challenges associated with diagnosing sepsis

May 2015

Better links between stakeholders needed in biophotonics

After speaking at the EPIC AGM in Paris in April, Professor Jurgen Popp, director of the IPHT in Jena, Germany, says more work is needed to connect the various players in the biophotonics value chain

April 2015

Collaboration is dead, long live collaboration!

Following a session he moderated at Photonics West on biophotonics funding, Mark Hutchinson at the University of Adelaide argues that a more integrated, transdisciplinary research environment is needed in biophotonics

February 2015

Printing skin via laser

Tom Eddershaw looks at the laser technology developed to print live cells, as well as other applications of biophotonics

December 2013/January 2014

Sound medical judgement

Photoacoustic imaging is on the threshold of clinical adoption. Jessica Rowbury explores the current progress and looks at what is needed if the technology is to be applied within medicine

June 2013

Biophotonics in rude health

Plug-and-play simplicity in fibre-delivered lasers is advancing the world of flow cytometry and microscopy, while the number of laser-based medical applications continues to grow. Tim Gillett reports

April/May 2010

Organic growth

Stephen Mounsey takes a look at some of the applications for biophotonics, both in the laboratory, and elsewhere, and looks at the ways in which photonic technologies are enabling the life sciences

February/March 2009

Non-invasive innovation

William Payne on the emerging area of biophotonics, which sees lasers applied to many aspects of biology

Sound medical judgement

Photoacoustic imaging is on the threshold of clinical adoption. Jessica Rowbury explores the current progress and looks at what is needed if the technology is to be applied within medicine

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