Multimode fibre: Light-sheet microscopy at the tip of a needle

@article{Plschner2015MultimodeFL,
  title={Multimode fibre: Light-sheet microscopy at the tip of a needle},
  author={Martin Pl{\"o}schner and Věra Koll{\'a}rov{\'a} and Zbyněk Do{\vs}t{\'a}l and Jonathan Nylk and Thomas B Barton-Owen and David E. K. Ferrier and Radim Chmel{\'i}k and Kishan Dholakia and Tom{\'a}{\vs} {\vC}i{\vz}m{\'a}r},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2015},
  volume={5}
}
Light-sheet fluorescence microscopy has emerged as a powerful platform for 3-D volumetric imaging in the life sciences. Here, we introduce an important step towards its use deep inside biological tissue. Our new technique, based on digital holography, enables delivery of the light-sheet through a multimode optical fibre – an optical element with extremely small footprint, yet permitting complex control of light transport processes within. We show that this approach supports some of the most… 
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