Journal of Biomedical Optics

Editor-in-Chief: Brian W. Pogue, Dartmouth College

The Journal of Biomedical Optics (JBO) publishes peer-reviewed papers on the use of novel optical systems and techniques for improved health care and biomedical research.

Announcement: JBO will become a fully open access journal in January 2019. Beginning with submissions received on or after 1 July 2018, authors of accepted papers are required to pay an article processing charge of $1675. Discounts may apply. Click here for more details.

Journal of Biomedical Optics

Extracting morphometric information from rat sciatic nerve using optical coherence tomography scatterers

Hope et al.

Special Section on Laser-Tissue Interaction and Optical Properties of Biological Tissues: Honoring Prof. Steven Jacques, a Pioneer in Biomedical Optics

Guest Editors: Jessica Ramella-Roman, Andreas Hielscher, and Lihong V. Wang

Special Section on Biomedical Imaging and Sensing

Guest Editors: Toyohiko Yatagai, Yasuhiro Awatsuji, Osamu Matoba, Yuan Luo, and Yoshihisa Aizu

November 2018

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In-vivo Raman spectroscopy: from basics to applications

Eliana Cordero, Ines Latka, Christian Matthäus, Iwan W. Schie, Jürgen Popp (2018) Open Access


Polarized light interaction with tissues

Valery V. Tuchin (2016) Open Access


Perspective review of what is needed for molecular-specific fluorescence-guided surgery

Brian W. Pogue, Eben L. Rosenthal, Samuel Achilefu, Gooitzen M. van Dam (2018) Open Access


Nonscanning large-area Raman imaging for ex vivo / in vivo skin cancer discrimination

Elmar Schmälzlin et al. (2018) Open Access


Tutorial on photoacoustic tomography

Yong Zhou, Junjie Yao, Lihong V. Wang (2016) Open Access


In vivo characterization of light scattering properties of human skin in the 475- to 850-nm wavelength range in a Swedish cohortOptical spectroscopic sensing of tumor hypoxia

Hanna Jonasson, Ingemar Fredriksson, Sara Bergstrand, Carl Johan Östgren, Marcus Larsson, Tomas Strömberg (2018) Open Access


Review of fluorescence guided surgery systems: identification of key performance capabilities beyond indocyanine green imaging

Alisha V. DSouza, Huiyun Lin, Eric R. Henderson, Kimberley S. Samkoe, Brian W. Pogue (2016) Open Access


Review on near-infrared heptamethine cyanine dyes as theranostic agents for tumor imaging, targeting, and photodynamic therapy

Changhong Shi, Jason B. Wu, Dongfeng Pan (2016) Open Access


Method to identify and minimize artifacts induced by fluorescent impurities in single-molecule localization microscopy

Janel L. Davis, Biqin Dong, Cheng Sun, Hao F. Zhang (2018) Open Access


Review of structured light in diffuse optical imaging

Joseph P. Angelo, Sez-Jade Chen, Marien Ochoa, Ulas Sunar, Sylvain Gioux, Xavier Intes (2018) Open Access


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