Pump-probe scheme for optical coherence tomography using indocyanine green mixed with albumin or human plasma

Z. Yaqoob, J.P. Fingler, S. Lintner, B.E. Applegate, Changhuei Yang
2005 (CLEO). Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2005.  
Use of indocyanine green (ICG) in a pump-probe scheme for OCT is proposed. The study illustrates that ICG in protein solution shows unusual pump-probe imaging potential, indicating its usefulness as a contrast agent for OCT. (
doi:10.1109/cleo.2005.202366 fatcat:ea7rou35xjaldpadxv7jjwbvji