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Ralph S. DaCosta, PhD
Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Keywords: fluorescence imaging, photodynamic therapy, image-guided therapy, image-guided radiotherapy, optical technologies, medical imaging 

Research Interests
  • Monitoring tumour response to radiation therapy in real-time
  • Detecting cancers earlier with fluorescence endoscopy
  • Detecting bacterial infection in chronic wounds with light
  • Optical molecular imaging applied to stem cell and regenerative medicine
  • Optical molecular imaging applied to neuroscience and neutological disease
  • New technologies for image-guided and minimally-invasive surgery
  • New advances in 3D fluorescence image-guided cancer surgery

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