Virbio's Optical Biopsy Aims to Detect Cancer, Precancer Through Virtual View of Cell Structure | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers at Virbio are developing technology that enables the visualization of cellular structures to reveal the presence of cancer, dysplasia, or benign tissue.

The technology, optical biopsy, combines a low-cost endomicroscopy probe with a magnetic tracker that fits inside a standard endoscope. While the probe gathers high resolution images, artificial intelligence analyzes the images to provide a view and understanding of a cell's structure.  

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