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Vibrational Spectroscopy for Tissue Analysis

1st Edition

By Ihtesham ur Rehman, Zanyar Movasaghi, Shazza Rehman

CRC Press

356 pages

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Description

A rapidly growing field, vibrational spectroscopy has found applications in industries including pharmaceutical manufacture, food and drug safety, and process monitoring on production lines. In particular, interest in clinical spectroscopy is rising rapidly as researchers recognize the potential of the vibrational spectroscopic techniques-Infrared

Table of Contents

Introduction to Spectroscopy. Spectroscopy and Molecular Changes in Cancer Cells. The Biology of Cancer. Vibrational Spectroscopy and Cancer. FTIR and Raman Spectroscopy and Imaging of Breast Cancer. Detecting and Monitoring of Cancer at the Cellular Level. Chemical Structural Analysis of Bone by Spectroscopy. FTIR and Raman Characteristic Peak Frequencies in Biological Studies. Future Potential Clinical Applications of Spectroscopic Techniques in Human Diseases.

About the Authors

Ihtesham Ur Rehman is a reader in biomedical materials at Queen Mary, University of London, UK.

Zanyar Movasaghi is a doctor of dental surgery at Queen Mary, University of London, UK.

Shazza Rehman is a consultant in medical oncology with St. George's Healthcare NHS Trust.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI055000
SCIENCE / Physics
SCI078000
SCIENCE / Spectroscopy & Spectrum Analysis
TEC059000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Biomedical