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High-resolution Cherenkov tomography in vivo

Shaping an X-ray beam as a thin sheet generates Cherenkov emissions that enable molecular sensing at submillimetre resolution and deep into tissue in small animals.

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Fig. 1: Generation of Cherenkov light.
Fig. 2: Comparison of CELSI and light-sheet microscopy.

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Grimm, J. High-resolution Cherenkov tomography in vivo. Nat Biomed Eng 2, 205–206 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41551-018-0225-y

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