QUANTITATIVE SPECTROSCOPIC IMAGING OF CANCER METABOLITES IN LIVE CELLS AND INTACT


Year of Award:
2013
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA182608
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-13-001
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
CHENG, JI-XIN
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
PURDUE UNIVERSITY
While altered cell metabolism is an emerging hallmark of cancer, there is a crucial need of new tools for quantitation of metabolites. Though NMR spectroscopy, mass spectrometry, and Raman spectroscopy are widely used for molecular detection in tissue ext