Feasibility of imaging Meissner's corpuscles with portable confocal microscopy

Sabrina Ramnarine, Momoka Sugimura, Kayma Konecny, Jingwei Zhao, Rafael Romero, Paulette Nevarez, Dongkyun Kang

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We tested the feasibility of non-invasively imaging Meissner's corpuscles using a lowcost portable confocal microscope (PCM). Preliminary PCM images demonstrated that we can clearly visualize Meissner's corpuscles from the human finger in vivo.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberJM3A.47
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2022
EventClinical and Translational Biophotonics, Translational 2022 - Fort Lauderdale, United States
Duration: Apr 24 2022Apr 27 2022

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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