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Confocal Laser Microscopy

Principles and Applications in Medicine, Biology, and the Food Sciences

Edited by Neil Lagali

Linköping University, Sweden

Neil S. Lagali, PhD, obtained undergraduate (McMaster University) and graduate (University of Alberta) degrees in Canada. He has had several years of industry experience and held postdoctoral fellowships in Canada, The Netherlands, and Sweden. He has published over 35 peer-reviewed articles in international journals in the fields of engineering, biomedical optics, biomaterials, ophthalmology, and translational medicine. He has co-authored several book chapters, and holds patents in the fields of optical devices, biosensors, and non-invasive imaging methods. He gives numerous lectures and courses on microscopy and clinical imaging, is a regular invited speaker and session organizer at international conferences, and is an associate editor for the journal BMC Ophthalmology. Dr. Lagali is with the Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, Sweden.

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Confocal Laser MicroscopyPrinciples and Applications in Medicine, Biology, and the Food SciencesEdited by Neil Lagali

Published: March 20th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/50821

ISBN: 978-953-51-1056-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4252-2

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

32072 Total Chapter Downloads

23 Crossref Citations

42 Web of Science Citations

57 Dimensions Citations


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1. Practical Application of Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy for Cardiac Regenerative Medicine

By Jun Fujita, Natsuko Hemmi, Shugo Tohyama, Tomohisa Seki, Yuuichi Tamura and Keiichi Fukuda


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2. The Use of Confocal Laser Microscopy to Analyze Mouse Retinal Blood Vessels

By David Ramos, Marc Navarro, Luísa Mendes-Jorge, Ana Carretero, Mariana López-Luppo, Víctor Nacher, Alfonso Rodríguez-Baeza and Jesús Ruberte


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3. In Vivo Biopsy of the Human Cornea

By Akira Kobayashi, Hideaki Yokogawa and Kazuhisa Sugiyama


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4. Laser-Scanning in vivo Confocal Microscopy of the Cornea: Imaging and Analysis Methods for Preclinical and Clinical Applications

By Neil Lagali, Beatrice Bourghardt Peebo, Johan Germundsson, Ulla Edén, Reza Danyali, Marcus Rinaldo and Per Fagerholm


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5. Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy: Application in Manufacturing and Research of Corneal Stem Cells

By Vanessa Barbaro**, Stefano Ferrari**, Mohit Parekh, Diego Ponzin, Cristina Parolin and Enzo Di Iorio


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6. Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy as a Tool for the Investigation of Skin Drug Delivery Systems and Diagnosis of Skin Disorders

By Fábia Cristina Rossetti, Lívia Vieira Depieri and Maria Vitória Lopes Badra Bentley


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7. Allergic Contact Dermatitis to Dental Alloys: Evaluation, Diagnosis and Treatment in Japan — Reflectance Confocal Laser Microscopy, an Emerging Method to Evaluate Allergic Contact Dermatitis

By Emi Nishijima Sakanashi, Katsuko Kikuchi, Mitsuaki Matsumura, Miura Hiroyuki and Kazuhisa Bessho


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8. Confocal Endomicroscopy

By Anjali Basil and Wahid Wassef


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9. Three-Dimensional Visualization and Quantification of Structural Fibres for Biomedical Applications

By Magnus B. Lilledahl, Gary Chinga-Carrasco and Catharina de Lange Davies


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10. Confocal Microscopy as Useful Tool for Studying Fibrin-Cell Interactions

By Rita Marchi and Héctor Rojas


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11. Applications of Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy (CLSM) in Foods

By Jaime A. Rincón Cardona, Cristián Huck Iriart and María Lidia Herrera


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