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Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Yun Seok Hyun: Spectral encoding heterodyne interferometry techniques for imaging. The General Hospital Corporation, Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Yun Seok Hyun, ABELEV Gary, December 7, 2006: WO/2006/130797 (119 worldwide citation)

Systems, arrangements and methods for obtaining three-dimensional imaging data are provided. For example, a broadband light source (100) can provide a particular radiation. A first electro-magnetic radiation can be focused and diffracted, and then provided to at least one sample (140) to generate a ...


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Yun Seok Hyun Ph D, Bouma Brett Eugene Ph D, Tearney Guillermo J Md Ph D, Boer Johannes Fitzgerald de Ph D: Method and apparatus for performing optical imaging using frequency-domain interferometry. The General Hospital Corporation, Yun Seok Hyun Ph D, Bouma Brett Eugene Ph D, Tearney Guillermo J Md Ph D, Boer Johannes Fitzgerald de Ph D, ABELEV Gary, May 26, 2005: WO/2005/047813 (85 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method are provided. In particular, at least one first electro-magnetic radiation may be provided to a sample and at least one second electro-magnetic radiation can be provided to a non-reflective reference. A frequency of the first and/or second radiations varies over time. An inte ...


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Yun Seok Hyun, Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J, Deboer Johannes F: System and method for optical coherence imaging. The General Hospital Corporation, Yun Seok Hyun, Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J, Deboer Johannes F, ABELEV Gary, April 13, 2006: WO/2006/039091 (32 worldwide citation)

A system and method for imaging of a sample, e.g., biological sample, are provided. In particular, at least one source electro-magnetic radiation forwarded to the sample and a reference may be generated. A plurality of detectors may be used, at least one of the detectors capable of detecting a signa ...


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Vakoc Benjamin J, Yun Seok Hyun, Tearney Guillermo J, Bouma Brett Eugene, de, Boer Johannes F: Apparatus, method and system for performing phase-resolved optical frequency domain imaging. The General Hospital Corporation, Vakoc Benjamin J, Yun Seok Hyun, Tearney Guillermo J, Bouma Brett Eugene, de, Boer Johannes F, ABELEV Gary, December 7, 2006: WO/2006/130802 (30 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, system and method are provided which utilize signals received from a reference and a sample. In particular, a radiation is provided which includes at least one first electro-magnetic radiation directed to the sample and at least one second electro-magnetic radiation directed to the refere ...


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Shishkov Milen, Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J: System and method for optical coherence imaging. The General Hospital Corporation, Shishkov Milen, Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J, ABELEV Gary, April 6, 2006: WO/2006/037132 (20 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method are provided for transmitting at least one electro-magnetic radiation is provided. In particular, at least one optical fiber having at least one end extending along a first axis may be provided. Further, a light transmissive optical arrangement may be provided in optical coopera ...


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De, Boer Johannes Fitzgerald, Tearney Guillermo J, Bouma Brett Eugene: Apparatus and method for rangings and noise reduction of low coherence interferometry lci and optical coherence tomography (oct) signals by parallel detection of spectral bands. The General Hospital Corporation, de, Boer Johannes Fitzgerald, Tearney Guillermo J, Bouma Brett Eugene, BERNSTEIN John A, July 31, 2003: WO/2003/062802 (4 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, method, logic arrangement and storage medium are provided for increasing the sensitivity in the detection of optical coherence tomography and low coherence interferometry ('LCI') signals by detecting a parallel set of spectral bands, each band being a unique combination of optical frequen ...


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Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Vakoc Benjamin J, Suter Melissa, Bouma Brett Eugene: Method and apparatus for method for viewing and analyzing of one or more biological samples with progressively increasing resolutions. General Hospital Corporation, Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Vakoc Benjamin J, Suter Melissa, Bouma Brett Eugene, ABELEV Gary, April 12, 2007: WO/2007/041412 (4 worldwide citation)

Method, apparatus and arrangement according an exemplary embodiment of the present invention can be provided for analyzing and/or illustrating at least one portion of an anatomical structure. For example, light can be forwarded to such portion so as to generate first information which is related to ...


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TEARNEY GUILLERMO J, SHISHKOV MILEN STEFANOV, IFTIMIA NICURSOR, BOUMA BRETT EUGENE, PITMAN MARTHA: System and method for identifying tissue low-coherence interferometry, System und Verfahren zur Gewebeidentifizierung mittels Interferometrie mit niedriger Kohärenz, Système et procédé pour identifier des tissus à laide dinterférométrie à faible cohérence. GEN HOSPITAL, May 11, 2011: EP2319404-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for needle biopsy with real time tissue differentiation using one dimensional interferometric ranging imaging, comprising a biopsy device having a barrel and a needle, an optical fiber inserted in the needle, and a fiber optic imaging system connected to the optical fiber. The imaging s ...


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Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Bouma Brett Eugene: Method and apparatus for optical imaging via spectral encoding. General Hospital Corporation, Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Bouma Brett Eugene, ABELEV Gary, April 5, 2007: WO/2007/038787 (2 worldwide citation)

Method, apparatus and arrangement according an exemplary embodiment of the present invention can be provided for generating an image of at least one portion of an anatomical structure. For example, the portion can have an area greater than about 1 mm2, and the image can have a resolution a transvers ...


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De Boer Johannes Fitzgerald, Tearney Guillermo J, Bouma Brett Eugene: (oct) Signals by parallel detection of spectral bands. Gen Hospital, October 27, 2004: EP1470410-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, method, logic arrangement and storage medium are provided for increasing the sensitivity in the detection of optical coherence tomography and low coherence interferometry "LCI" signals by detecting a parallel set of spectral bands, each band being a unique combination of optical frequenci ...