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Describe near infrared raman spectroscopy for optical diagnosis of cancer?

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Dr. Morton Levitt
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In brief: Laser Diagnosis

Raman spectroscopy can be used in the non-invasive diagnosis of skin cancers, with a high degree of accuracy.
The technology is complicated, but it is used to detect the shift in light transmission when a superficial laser beam passed over a lesion in the skin encounters molecules from a dense cluster of cells with a high dna content, as would be present in a skin cancer.

In brief: Laser Diagnosis

Raman spectroscopy can be used in the non-invasive diagnosis of skin cancers, with a high degree of accuracy.
The technology is complicated, but it is used to detect the shift in light transmission when a superficial laser beam passed over a lesion in the skin encounters molecules from a dense cluster of cells with a high dna content, as would be present in a skin cancer.
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