Optical identification of subjects at high risk for developing breast cancer

Paola Taroni, Giovanna Quarto, Antonio Pifferi, Lorenzo Spinelli, Alessandro Torricelli, Francesca Ieva, Anna Maria Paganoni, Francesca Abbate, Nicola Balestreri, Simona Menna, Enrico Cassano, Rinaldo Cubeddu

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Abstract

Subjects at high risk for developing breast cancer for their high breast density can be effectively identified fitting a logistic regression model to time-resolved multi-wavelength optical data.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9780819496461
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventEuropean Conference on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2013 - Munich, Germany
Duration: May 12 2013May 16 2013

Other

OtherEuropean Conference on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2013
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period5/12/135/16/13

Keywords

  • Breast cancer
  • Mammography
  • Photon migration
  • Time-resolved optical spectroscopy
  • Tissue diagnostics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Taroni, P., Quarto, G., Pifferi, A., Spinelli, L., Torricelli, A., Ieva, F., Paganoni, A. M., Abbate, F., Balestreri, N., Menna, S., Cassano, E., & Cubeddu, R. (2013). Optical identification of subjects at high risk for developing breast cancer. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers Optical Society of America.