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6 May 2021

An international research collaboration has found that Raman microspectroscopy and Raman imaging can identify aneurysm-specific signs in elastic and collagen fibres of the aorta.

26 Mar 2021

Applications are invited for two awards administered by the ABS Trust.

23 Mar 2021

Wasatch Photonics achieves ISO 9001:2015 certification for their volume phase holographic diffraction gratings facility.

8 Mar 2021

A research team from the Zhejiang University Institute of Translational Medicine has developed an active SERS probe that can be used for SERS imaging of tumours.

3 Mar 2021

Researchers at Kanazawa University have successfully tested a sensor for measuring hydrogen peroxide concentrations near cell membranes. The sensor has the potential to become a tool for new cancer therapies.

26 Feb 2021

Stress caused by soil bacteria can have a positive effect on plants and Raman spectroscopy is being used to help study this.

21 Jan 2021

A new study has improved a chemical sensing chip based on surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) that aims to identify drugs and other trace chemicals quickly and accurately.

15 Jan 2021

Researchers have shown that Raman spectroscopy can help in the early detection of oral squamous cell carcinoma.

15 Jan 2021

An EU research project, CARMEN, aims to develop a multimodal imaging system capable of detecting cancerous cells during surgery.

22 Dec 2020

Multimodal imaging is being used by scientists to study skin ageing through the interaction of metabolism, cellular communication and cellular quality control in skin ageing accelerated by environmental stress.

22 Dec 2020

Strong investment in photonics will help us fight infectious diseases that kill an unimaginable number of people and prepare us against future pandemics, says Dr Jürgen Popp of the Leibniz Center for Photonics in Infection Research (LPI) that is currently under construction in Jena.

17 Dec 2020

Scientists at Tokyo University of Science have combined SERS and XRF to distinguish between differently dyed individual hair strands for forensic investigations.

10 Nov 2020

New virtual format for the 72nd Pittsburgh Conference.

30 Oct 2020

Shimadzu opened a branch office in Denmark in September, providing local support.

13 Oct 2020

The combination of Raman spectroscopy and stimulated Raman scattering microscopy is allow the metabolic processes within cancer cells to be probed.

29 Sep 2020

Researchers investigating catalyst materials used in the production of gasoline from simple hydrocarbons, such as methanol, have made a new and unexpected discovery that could help to reduce the cost, and environmental impact, of the process.

25 Sep 2020

Researchers combined AFM-IR and TERS to study the surfaces and interiors of viruses.

24 Sep 2020

Researchers from the University of St Andrews have developed a new type of spatially offset Raman spectroscopy (SORS) to accurately measure the authenticity of some of the world’s most exclusive whiskies without opening the bottle.

15 Sep 2020

Waveguide-based SERS analysis could allow high-throughput, chip-based screening for protease inhibitors.

14 Sep 2020

Researchers at Texas A&M University have invented a new technology that can drastically reduce the size of instrumentation used for Raman spectroscopy.

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