Improved Pathological Examination of Tumors with 3D Light-Sheet Microscopy

Per Uhlén, Nobuyuki Tanaka

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Light-sheet microscopy offers new possibilities to efficiently visualize large tissue samples in three dimensions. Volumetric 3D imaging can uncover detailed information about the inner landscape of tumors, which can improve cancer diagnosis and therapy. This Forum article highlights the advantages of using light-sheet microscopy for pathological examinations of intact tumor specimens.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)337-341
Number of pages5
JournalTrends in Cancer
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2018 May

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research


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