SPIE Photonics West 2023

OCIL trainees presented work at SPIE Photonics West 2023 in San Francisco, California. You can read more about their presentations here:

Blue Light Shines Brightly As A Highly Useful Oral Cancer Surgery Tool

Fluorescence visualization may drastically reduce local cancer recurrence by helping surgeons better visualize the diseased area around a cancerous lesion. New findings from a study nearly a decade in the making suggest fluorescence visualization during oral cancer surgery drastically improves the accuracy of the removal of cancerous tissue. This significantly reduces local recurrence rates of oral cancer. Learn more here.