- About this Journal ·
- Abstracting and Indexing ·
- Aims and Scope ·
- Article Processing Charges ·
- Author Guidelines ·
- Bibliographic Information ·
- Citations to this Journal ·
- Contact Information ·
- Editorial Board ·
- Editorial Workflow ·
- Free eTOC Alerts ·
- Publication Ethics ·
- Recently Accepted Articles ·
- Reviewers Acknowledgment ·
- Submit a Manuscript ·
- Subscription Information ·
- Table of Contents
Anatomy Research International
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 206238, 9 pages
The OPFOS Microscopy Family: High-Resolution Optical Sectioning of Biomedical Specimens
1Laboratory of Biomedical Physics, University of Antwerp, Groenenborgerlaan 171, 2020 Antwerp, Belgium
2Evolutionary Morphology of Vertebrates, Ghent University, K. L. Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Received 28 April 2011; Accepted 12 August 2011
Academic Editor: Tuncay Peker
Copyright © 2012 Jan A. N. Buytaert et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
- A. H. Voie, D. H. Burns, and F. A. Spelman, “Orthogonal-plane fluorescence optical sectioning: three-dimensional imaging of macroscopic biological specimens,” Journal of Microscopy, vol. 170, no. 3, pp. 229–236, 1993.
- W. Spalteholz, Über das Durchsichtigmachen von Menschlichen und Tierischen Präparaten, Verlag Hirzel, 1911.
- H. Siedentopf and R. A. Zsigmondy, “Uber sichtbarmachung und größenbestimmung ultramikoskopischer teilchen, mit besonderer anwendung auf goldrubingläser,” Annalen der Physik, vol. 315, pp. 1–39, 1903.
- J. A. N. Buytaert and J. J. J. Dirckx, “Tomographic imaging of macroscopic biomedical objects in high resolution and three dimensions using orthogonal-plane fluorescence optical sectioning,” Applied Optics, vol. 48, no. 5, pp. 941–948, 2009.
- J. Huisken, J. Swoger, F. Del Bene, J. Wittbrodt, and E. H. K. Stelzer, “Optical sectioning deep inside live embryos by selective plane illumination microscopy,” Science, vol. 305, no. 5686, pp. 1007–1009, 2004.
- J. Huisken and D. Y. R. Stainier, “Even fluorescence excitation by multidirectional selective plane illumination microscopy (mSPIM),” Optics Letters, vol. 32, no. 17, pp. 2608–2610, 2007.
- J. A. N. Buytaert and J. J. J. Dirckx, “Design and quantitative resolution measurements of an optical virtual sectioning three-dimensional imaging technique for biomedical specimens, featuring two-micrometer slicing resolution,” Journal of Biomedical Optics, vol. 12, no. 1, Article ID 014039, 2007.
- H. U. Dodt, U. Leischner, A. Schierloh et al., “Ultramicroscopy: three-dimensional visualization of neuronal networks in the whole mouse brain,” Nature Methods, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 331–336, 2007.
- R. Hofman, J. M. Segenhout, J. A. N. Buytaert, J. J. J. Dirckx, and H. P. Wit, “Morphology and function of Bast's valve: additional insight in its functioning using 3D-reconstruction,” European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, vol. 265, no. 2, pp. 153–157, 2008.
- J. Buytaert, E. Descamps, D. Adriaens, and J. Dirckx, “Orthogonal-plane fluorescence optical sectioning : a technique for 3-D imaging of biomedical specimens,” in Microscopy: Science, Technology, Applications and Education, A. Méndez-Vilas and J. Díaz, Eds., pp. 1356–1365, Formatex, 2010.
- P. A. Santi, “Light sheet fluorescence microscopy: a review,” The Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry, vol. 59, no. 2, pp. 129–138, 2011.
- A. H. Voie, “Imaging the intact guinea pig tympanic bulla by orthogonal-plane fluorescence optical sectioning microscopy,” Hearing Research, vol. 171, no. 1-2, pp. 119–128, 2002.
- S. P. Tinling, R. T. Giberson, and R. S. Kullar, “Microwave exposure increases bone demineralization rate independent of temperature,” Journal of Microscopy, vol. 215, no. 3, pp. 230–235, 2004.
- C. F. A. Culling, “Spalteholz technique,” in Handbook of Histopathological and Histochemical Techniques, pp. 550–552, Butterworths, 1974.
- V. Ermolayev, M. Friedrich, R. Nozadze et al., “Ultramicroscopy reveals axonal transport impairments in cortical motor neurons at prion disease,” Biophysical Journal, vol. 96, no. 8, pp. 3390–3398, 2009.
- J. A. N. Buytaert, W. H. M. Salih, M. Dierick, P. Jacobs, and J. J. J. Dirckx, “Realistic 3-D computer model of the gerbil middle ear, featuring accurate morphology of bone and soft tissue structures,” Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology. In press.
- S. Van Wassenbergh, G. Roos, A. Genbrugge et al., “Suction is kid's play: extremely fast suction in newborn seahorses,” Biology Letters, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 200–203, 2009.
- R. Hofman, J. M. Segenhout, and H. P. Wit, “Three-dimensional reconstruction of the guinea pig inner ear, comparison of OPFOS and light microscopy, applications of 3D reconstruction,” Journal of Microscopy, vol. 233, no. 2, pp. 251–257, 2009.
- J. Lane and Z. A. Ralis, “Changes in dimensions of large cancellous bone specimens during histological preparation as measured on slabs from human femoral heads,” Calcified Tissue International, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 1–4, 1983.
- A. H. Voie and F. A. Spelman, “Three-dimensional reconstruction of the cochlea from two-dimensional images of optical sections,” Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 377–384, 1995.
- E. Fuchs, J. S. Jaffe, R. A. Long, and F. Azam, “Thin laser light sheet microscope for microbial oceanography,” Optics Express, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 145–154, 2002.
- R. A. Zsigmondy, Properties of Colloids, Nobel lecture in chemistry, Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1926.
- E. H. K. Stelzer, S. Lindek, S. Albrecht et al., “A new tool for the observation of embryos and other large specimens: confocal theta fluorescence microscopy,” Journal of Microscopy, vol. 179, no. 1, pp. 1–10, 1995.
- S. Lindek and E. H. K. Stelzer, “Confocal theta microscopy and 4Pi-confocal theta microscopy,” in Three-Dimensional Microscopy, SPIE International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 2184 of Proceedings of the SPIE, p. 188, 1994.
- T. F. Holekamp, D. Turaga, and T. E. Holy, “Fast three-dimensional fluorescence imaging of activity in neural populations by objective-coupled planar illumination microscopy,” Neuron, vol. 57, no. 5, pp. 661–672, 2008.
- C. Dunsby, “Optically sectioned imaging by oblique plane microscopy,” Optics Express, vol. 16, no. 25, pp. 20306–20316, 2008.
- P. J. Keller, A. D. Schmidt, J. Wittbrodt, and E. H. K. Stelzer, “Reconstruction of zebrafish early embryonic development by scanned light sheet microscopy,” Science, vol. 322, no. 5904, pp. 1065–1069, 2008.
- P. A. Santi, S. B. Johnson, M. Hillenbrand, P. Z. GrandPre, T. J. Glass, and J. R. Leger, “Thin-sheet laser imaging microscopy for optical sectioning of thick tissues,” BioTechniques, vol. 46, no. 4, pp. 287–294, 2009.
- J. Mertz and J. Kim, “Scanning light-sheet microscopy in the whole mouse brain with HiLo background rejection,” Journal of Biomedical Optics, vol. 15, no. 1, p. 016027, 2010.