The following investigator was awarded Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center shared resources funds in 2011:
Moritz Kircher, MD, PhD
Department of Radiology
Shared Resource: Raman Microscope for Label-Free Tissue Characterization and High-Sensitivity Detection of Raman Contrast Agents
The instrument purchased with this grant is a Renishaw InVia Raman microscope with Streamline upgrade. It allows rapid acquisition of Raman spectra and Raman imaging maps of materials, cells, and tissue sections as well as of small animals in vivo.